Lot 177: PORCELAIN COMICAL MAN HEAD FIGURAL MINIATURE FINGER LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: PORCELAIN COMICAL MAN HEAD FIGURAL MINIATURE FINGER LAMP, green ground with gilt decoration highlights, large crimped neck collar serving as the base, leaf-form applied handle, period collar. Fitted with a French chimneyless burner.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and burner.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 4 5/8" H to top of collar, 3 1/2" DOA base.
Exhibited: Hulsebus - Miniature Victorian Lamps, p. 101, fig. 281.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.