Lot 123: CAST METAL JUNIOR BANQUET VASE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: CAST METAL JUNIOR BANQUET VASE LAMP, compressed globular-form font holder, bead and rib ornamentation to rim, olive green enameled and textured body with applied metal leaf ornamentation to lower body, cast metal with brass finish foot, brass drop-in font, opaque white ball-form shade with polychrome floral decoration, period collar. Fitted with a Plume & Atwood Victor burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and setup, shade with a very minute flake to top and normal roughness to each rim, as made, expected minor wear to decoration.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 13 3/4" H to top of shade, 8 1/4" H to top of collar, 5" SQ foot.
Exhibited: Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 226, fig. 561.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.