Lot 29: IDAHO MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: IDAHO MINIATURE LAMP, raspberry with satin finish, embossed floral and vine pattern, matching umbrella-form shade, period nickel-plated collar. Fitted with a period nickel-plated Nutmeg burner, colorless chimney. Gillinder and Sons.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and burner. Chimney with a shallow chip to top along with normal roughness to each rim.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 7 3/4" H to top of shade, 3 7/8" H to top of collar, 2 7/8" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 171, fig. 395.
Medium: Pattern introduced 1892.