Lot 110: RIBBED SWIRL MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: RIBBED SWIRL MINIATURE LAMP, pale pink iridescent, compressed barrel-form font, matching patterned umbrella-form shade, period collar. Fitted with a Brenner Spar burner.
Condition Report: Font and setup undamaged, shade rim with post-production polishing to rim, collar with a minute dent, shade ring with light denting.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA. Ex-collection of Ruth E. Smith.
Dimensions: 6 3/8" H to top of shade, 2 5/8" H to top of collar, 3 1/2" D base.
Exhibited: Published: Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 179, fig. 421.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.