Lot 140: FINE RIB SWIRL MINIATURE OIL LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: FINE RIB SWIRL MINIATURE OIL LAMP, emerald green, bell-form font with skirted base, matching patterned baluster-form shade, period collar. Fitted with a period burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp, shade and setup, font interior with a bubble adjacent to the collar, shade and chimney with normal roughness to rims, all as made.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 7 7/8" H to top of shade, 3 5/8" H top of collar, 2 5/8" D base.
Exhibited: Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 195, fig. 468.
Medium: Late 19th/early 20th century.