Lot 130: COSMOS MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: COSMOS MINIATURE LAMP, cased lemon yellow, ball-form font, matching pattern umbrella-form shade, brass collar. Fitted with a Plume & Atwood Nutmeg burner, colorless chimney. Consolidated Lamp & Glass Co.
Condition Report: Excellent condition, font undamaged, shade top with a small shallow chip to the exterior which does not affect the profile, fitter with normal roughness, collar with light split. Burner deflector with light denting, chimney fitters with normal roughness.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 7 3/8" H to top of shade, 3 3/4" H to top of collar, 2 3/4" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 134, fig. 286.
Medium: Circa 1896.