Lot 106: PORCELAIN OWL FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: PORCELAIN OWL FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP, white ground with gilt decoration, sitting position on a brown ground rock formation with applied porcelain flowers, underside impressed "78" and Registry mark, handwritten "18", yellow glass eyes, period collar. Fitted with a period burner.
Condition Report: Very good condition, owl undamaged, base with flakes and some losses to flowers. Burner with a light split and lacking chimney gallery.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 6 1/2" H to top of collar, 4 x 4 1/2" base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith/Feltner - The Accurate Price Guide for Miniature Lamps I and II, fig. 75.