Lot 78A: DECORATED OPAL AND BRASS MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: DECORATED OPAL AND BRASS MINIATURE LAMP, pink-ground opaque white cylinder insert painted with a cabin scene, hammered-texture brass shoulder and foot, matching ball-form chimney shade. Fitted with a slightly later Acorn burner.
Condition Report: Undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 8 1/4" H to top of shade, 5" H to top of collar, 3" D foot.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 151, fig. 337.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th century.