Lot 101: DIAMOND-OPTIC MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: DIAMOND-OPTIC MINIATURE LAMP, blue with stylized swag and floral enamel decoration, cylinder-form font with concave medial, umbrella-form shade, period collar. Fitted with a period burner.
Condition Report: Excellent condition, font undamaged, shade fitter with two shallow chips, which do not affect the profile, very minute wear to decoration. Burner undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 7" HOA to top of shade, 3 3/4" H to top of collar, 2 5/8" D base.
Exhibited: Published: Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 87, fig. XXXV.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.