Lot 286: ASSORTED PATTERNED MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF 16
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ASSORTED PATTERNED MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF 16, opaque white, colorless and apple green, most with matching patterned chimney-shade/shade, including a Shell/Smith I, fig. 24; a Greek Key/Smith I, fig. 167; a Rose with saucer base/Smith I, fig. 170; two examples embossed with a light house and crane, and two with goofus decoration, each pair previously shakers. Fitted with period and non-period burners.
Condition Report: Most undamaged, several with very minute imperfections, two chimney-shades with moderate damage.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: Various sizes.
Exhibited: Published: Goofus decorated example in Smith/Feltner - The Accurate Price Guide for Miniature Lamps I and II, fig. 16.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th and 20th century.