Lot 139: FAN AND WINDOW EMBOSSED MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: FAN AND WINDOW EMBOSSED MINIATURE LAMP, honey amber font, cylinder-form font with alternating fans and windows, pedestal foot with beaded edge, matching patterned pale amber chimney-shade, period collar. Fitted with a period single-tube burner.
Condition Report: Font undamaged and with two broken bubbles to edge of foot, chimney-shade with a small loss to fitter along with normal roughness. Burner damaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 5 1/2" H to top of chimney-shade, 2 3/4" H to top of collar, 1 3/4" D foot.
Exhibited: Smith/Feltner - The Accurate Price Guide for Miniature Lamps I and II, fig. 38.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.