Lot 147: GLASS CANDLESTICK FIGURAL PEG LAMPS, PAIR
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: GLASS CANDLESTICK FIGURAL PEG LAMPS, PAIR, opaque white candlestick stem (fonts) fitted into a silvered glass holder with star pattern at foot, nickel-plate connector lining to top of each foot, conical-form shades, natural dried floral and insects in an ornamental scene placed on a fabric lining and between a plastic covering, accented with ribbon trim and beading. Period H. C. & Co Twilight burners, colorless chimneys.
Condition Report: One candlestick font undamaged, remaining with a crack at base, bases undamaged, shades with expected very minute wear. Setups undamaged, expected wear to beading.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 11 3/4" H to top of shades, 3 1/8" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 192, fig. 389.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.