Lot 190: PRIDE OF AMERICA TIME & LIGHT GRAND VAL PERFECT TIME INDICATING MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: PRIDE OF AMERICA TIME & LIGHT GRAND VAL PERFECT TIME INDICATING MINIATURE LAMP, colorless, colorless ribbed cylinder-form font with one unpatterned side embossed with numerals representing nighttime hours of 8 thru 12 and 1 thru 6, circular foot embossed with name, non-period opaque white beehive chimney-shade, period collar. Fitted with a period single-tube burner.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp, shade and setup.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 7" H to top of chimney-shade, 4 3/8" H to top of collar, 2 5/8" D base.
Exhibited: Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 45, fig. 23.
Medium: Late 19th/early 20th century.