Description: PORCELAIN DOG-HEAD FIGURAL MINIATURE FINGER LAMP, white ground with gilt decoration highlights, depicting a long haired dog with collar, applied handle, period collar. Fitted with a Brenner Kosmos burner, colorless ball-form chimney-shade.
Dimensions: 5" H to top of collar, 3 1/4" x 4" base.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and setup, edge of base with some unglazed areas and roughness, as made, wear to gilt decoration.
Exhibited: Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 168, fig. 323.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
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