Lot 103: PANEL-OPTIC MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: PANEL-OPTIC MINIATURE LAMP, cased cranberry with amber applied berry clusters, skirted font with double-rings, matching patterned cylinder-form shade with slightly flared rim. Fitted with a period Nutmeg burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Font undamaged, shade with a vertical 3/4" crack off fitter, rims with normal roughness. Setup undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 8 1/4" H to top of shade, 4" H to top of collar, 3 3/8" D base.
Exhibited: Smith - Miniature Lamps I, fig. XI.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.