Lot 149: GLASS DECORATED TANKARD FIGURAL JUNIOR VASE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: GLASS DECORATED TANKARD FIGURAL JUNIOR VASE LAMP, brown ground with stag/buck transfer decoration, mug/stein-form with tree-form handle, brass drop-in font, later opaque-white glass ball-form shade with matching decoration. Fitted with a Union Ratchet burner.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp except for a minor flake to the interior rim of mug, some minute mold roughness to mug and shade, minor wear to decoration. Burner with a repair to wick tube.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 9 1/2" H to top of shade, 5 1/4" H to top of collar, 3 3/4" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 212, fig. 447.
Medium: Late 19th/early 20th century.