Lot 168: OPALESCENT GLASS OWL FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: OPALESCENT GLASS OWL FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP, cased pastel spatter in pink and green, sitting figure on a circular base, yellow-green umbrella-form shade, period collar. Fitted with a Spar Brenner burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Approximate 1 1/2" U-form crack off collar to reverse, shade and burner undamaged, collar with some denting.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 9" H to top of shade, 5" H to top of collar, 2 3/4" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 210, fig. 443.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.