Lot 152: GLASS RECLINING ELEPHANT FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: GLASS RECLINING ELEPHANT FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP, opaque white with gray ground, red and blue enameled decorated attire, underside of base faintly embossed "PAT A.PLD", later opaque white umbrella-form shade with blue, red and gold swags, period collar. Fitted with a non-period burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and setup, some minor to moderate wear to decoration.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 6 1/2" H to top of shade, 3 1/4" H to top of collar, 2 3/8" x 4 5/8".
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 202, fig. 488.
Medium: Circa 1900.