Lot 197: SAUCER BASE MINIATURE FINGER LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: SAUCER BASE MINIATURE FINGER LAMP, amber, conical-form font with ringed shoulder, saucer base with single flat-tab handle, period collar. Fitted with an E. Miller & Co. Nutmeg burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged, some very light interior residue.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 3" H to top of collar, 4 1/2" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 49, fig. 35.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.