Lot 9: BASKET MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: BASKET MINIATURE LAMP, cased pink, square-form font with embossed basketweave pattern, matching ribbed umbrella-form shade, period collar. Fitted with a period Nutmeg burner, colorless chimney. Consolidated Lamp & Glass Co.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp, shade with normal mold roughness and top with a small loss to inner casing. Burner undamaged and frozen to collar, chimney fitter with a minute flake.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 6 7/8" H to top of shade, 3 1/4" H to top of collar, 2" SQ base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 132, fig. 279.
Medium: Circa 1894.