Lot 243: DECORATED GLASS MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF TWO
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: DECORATED GLASS MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF TWO, green opaline and opaque black with polychrome floral decoration, concave medial and ringed shoulder, opaque white and a colorless chimney-shades, period collars with patent information. Fitted with period single-tube burners.
Condition Report: Undamaged fonts and colorless chimney-shade, remaining shade with a rim flake resulting in a diagonal crack. Burners undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 4 1/2" H to top of chimney-shades, 2" H to top of collars, 2" D base.
Exhibited: Published: Smith/Feltner - The Accurate Price Guide for Miniature Lamps I and II, fig. 19, left and right.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.