Lot 97: ASSORTED PATTERN OPAQUE GLASS MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF THREE
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ASSORTED PATTERN OPAQUE GLASS MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF THREE, opaque white with polychrome decoration, comprising a floral embossed example/Smith I, fig. 225 with alternating pastel rainbow ground; an Acanthus/Smith I, fig. 230 with yellow staining; and a Basket/Smith I, fig. 276 with brown ground; each with matching patterned and decorated ball-form shade, each with brass collars. Each fitted with a non-period Nutmeg burner, colorless chimneys.
Condition Report: Undamaged, each with expected minute wear to decoration, normal roughness to shade rims, as made. Setups undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 7 1/8" to 8 3/8" H to top of shades.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.