Lot 171: PANEL-OPTIC MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: PANEL-OPTIC MINIATURE LAMP, cased cranberry, bulge-form font with footed base, matching pattern and form shade, period collar. Fitted with a Plume & Atwood Nutmeg burner, brass shade holder together by association, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and setup, collar with spits, font with an approximate 2 1/4" curved annealing line off collar along with bubbles around neck, each as made, shade with a single medial bubble and normal rim roughness, as made.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 6 7/8" H to top of shade, 3 5/8" H to top of collar, 2 3/4" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 234, fig. 512.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.