Lot 154: HERRIGBONE PATTERNED MINIATURE FINGER LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: HERRIGBONE PATTERNED MINIATURE FINGER LAMP, blue, hexagonal barrel-form font with diagonal ribs, blue applied handle. Fitted with a cork and tin burner.
Condition Report: Excellent condition, top of font with a loss and roughness, probably as made. Burner with some light rust.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 2 3/4" H to top of font, 1 3/4" DOA base.
Exhibited: Published: Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 45, fig. 26.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th century.