Lot 27: GLASS COLUMBUS FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: GLASS COLUMBUS FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP, opaque white with satin finish, bell-form with concave bands font, base embossed "COLUMBUS", figural bust shade depicting subject, period collar. Fitted with a period Nutmeg burner, colorless chimney. Consolidated Lamp & Glass Co.
Condition Report: Font undamaged, figural shade with significant restoration. Setup undamaged, chimney fitter with normal roughness.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA. Ex-collection of Ruth E. Smith.
Dimensions: 10 1/8" H to top of shade, 3" H to top of collar, 3 1/2" D base.
Exhibited: Published: Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 203, fig. 491.
Medium: Circa 1894.