Lot 83: DECORATED CASED GLASS MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: DECORATED CASED GLASS MINIATURE LAMP, deep maroon with enamel and gilt floral decoration, cylinder-form font with concave medial, matching decorated umbrella-form shade, period collar. Fitted with a Plume & Atwood Nutmeg burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp, shade rims with normal roughness, as made. Burner deflector with some light denting, chimney undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 8" H to top of shade, 3 3/4" H to top of collar, 3 5/8" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 169, fig. 391.
Medium: Late 19th/early 20th century.