Lot 165: NEW MARTINSVILLE NO. 800 / BY-THE-SEA MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: NEW MARTINSVILLE NO. 800 / BY-THE-SEA MINIATURE LAMP, Muranese, matching bead patterned chimney-shade, No. 1 brass collar. Fitted with a Holmes, Booth & Haydens Twilight burner. New Martinsville Glass Co.
Condition Report: Undamaged, chimney-shade fitter with normal minute flakes/roughness, as made. Burner undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 7 5/8" H to top of chimney-shade, 3" H to top of collar, 2 5/8" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 111, fig. 215.
Medium: Circa 1904.