Lot 137: EMPRESS / RAINDROP AIR-TRAP MOTHER-OF-PEARL SATIN MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: EMPRESS / RAINDROP AIR-TRAP MOTHER-OF-PEARL SATIN MINIATURE LAMP, cased white, compressed bulge-form font, matching patterned elongated-form shade, brass collar. Fitted with a non-period Nutmeg burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and setup, shade rim with some minute flakes/roughness, as made.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 8 1/4" H to top of shade, 3 3/4" H to top of collar, 2 1/4" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 240, fig. 601.
Medium: Circa 1900.