Lot 108: QUILTED PHLOX MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: QUILTED PHLOX MINIATURE LAMP, cased seafoam green with opalescence, globular-form font, matching patterned ball-form shade, period collar with patent information. Fitted with a period Nutmeg burner, colorless chimney. Northwood Glass Co.
Condition Report: Very good condition, font undamaged, shade with a hole to center of one floret, probably a result of a broken bubble, shade with several other scattered broken bubbles, each as made. Burner deflector with light denting, chimney rims with normal roughness.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 6 3/4" H to top of shade, 3 3/8" H to top of collar, 2 1/2" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 168, fig. 388.