October 22, 2016, 9:30 AM EST
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Lot 65: PORCELAIN SEATED CAT FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP(25 views)
|Your max bid:
(Enter more than $50)
Estimate: $100 - $200
Description: PORCELAIN SEATED CAT FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP, white ground with realistic decoration, curled tail between front legs, sitting on a green/brown earth-tone figural rock base, pale blue ribbon around neck, yellow glass eyes, period collar. Fitted with a Kosmos-type burner.
Condition Report: Undamaged except for some minute roughness to tip of tail, as made, collar lacking a section adjacent to ear.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 8 1/2" H to top of collar, 4 1/2" D base.
Exhibited: Published: Base in Smith/Feltner - The Accurate Price Guide for Miniature Lamps I and II, fig. 70.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.
We pack for shipping only upon request and we work in order of request.
Once a package is ready to ship it is weighed, measured and processed through the USPS and/or UPS system in order to determine cost of shipping including insurance and additional services (e.g. delivery confirmation) as applicable.
Shipping charges include a fee for packing time and materials. Our time is billed at $15.00 per hour (prorated) and we use recycled materials whenever possible at no cost to the buyer. If purchased supplies (e.g. boxes) are used, that cost is passed on to the buyer as part of the packing fee.
The actual cost of shipping/insurance and packing/materials cannot be determined until packing is completed. Once known, the shipping charges are applied to the buyer's invoice and he/she is notified of the cost by email (or by phone if we have no email).