Lot 262: PORCELAIN FLORAL DECORATED MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF THREE
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: PORCELAIN FLORAL DECORATED MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF THREE, comprising two square-form examples, including a finger example fitted with a green shade and a small example with opaque-white shade; and a barrel-form example with double bamboo branch-type handles, heavy and lightly raised stylized floral decoration, period collar. Square-form examples fitted with a period collar, remaining with burner of undetermined association.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamps, barrel-form with overall light crazing, expected minor wear to decoration. Large burner will not tighten and with deflector denting, remaining with light denting, inappropriate shade ring.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: Various sizes.
Exhibited: Published: Smallest example font in Smith/Feltner - The Accurate Price Guide for Miniature Lamps I and II, fig. 14.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.