Lot 162A: SCROLL EMBOSSED MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: SCROLL EMBOSSED MINIATURE LAMP, amber, square-font with scroll windows on each side, near-matching patterned elongated-form chimney-shade as illustrated and slightly lighter, period collar. Fitted with a period string burner.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp, chimney-shade and setup, chimney-shade with normal minute flakes/roughness to fitter, as made.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA. Ex-collection of Kathryn Luckenbill.
Dimensions: 6 1/4" H to top of chimney-shade, 3 1/4" H to top of collar, 2 1/8" SQ base.
Exhibited: Published: Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 194, fig. 453.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.