Lot 128: CONE MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: CONE MINIATURE LAMP, cased chartreuse green with lemon yellow interior, ball-form font, matching pattern umbrella-form shade, period collar with hatched band. Fitted with a period Nutmeg burner, colorless chimney. Consolidated Lamp & Glass Co.
Condition Report: Font undamaged, shade with a vertical crack extending from rim to rim and terminating in a small chip to top. Burner undamaged, one shade prong with a repair, chimney undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 7 7/8" H to top of shade, 3 7/8" H to top of collar, 2 3/8" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 170, fig. 394.
Medium: Circa 1894.