Lot 178: PORCELAIN COUPLE FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMPS, SET OF TWO
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: PORCELAIN COUPLE FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMPS, SET OF TWO, cream grounds with gilt decorated highlights, each figure with naturalistic facial features, each standing adjacent to a cylinder form font and a rectangular-form base.
Condition Report: Undamaged, expected minor wear to decoration.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 3 7/8" H to top of collar, 2" x 3" base.
Exhibited: Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 174, fig. 337.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.