Lot 166: NORTHWOOD NO. 287 / ROYAL IVY MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: NORTHWOOD NO. 287 / ROYAL IVY MINIATURE LAMP, rubina, matching pattern ball-form shade, period collar with patent information. Fitted with a Plume & Atwood Acorn burner, colorless chimney. Northwood Glass Co.
Condition Report: Very good condition, font with mold roughness to one ivy leaf, shade top with a small and a moderate chip along with minute flakes/roughness to each rim, most probably as made. Burner deflector with light denting, chimney rims with normal roughness.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 5 3/4" H to top of shade, 2 3/4" H to top of collar, 2" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 183, fig. 431.
Medium: Pattern introduced 1890.