Lot 71: STRIPE MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: STRIPE MINIATURE LAMP, Vaseline opalescent (black lighted), urn-form with shoulder font and pedestal base, rough pontil mark, matching pattern shade with ruffled rim and satin finish, period collar. Fitted with a period burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp, font with some very minor interior residue primarily to foot area. Burner lacking a chimney prong support and thumbwheel with deterioration, chimney undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 9 3/8" HOA to top of shade, 5" H to top of collar, 3" D base.
Exhibited: Published: Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 233, fig. 510.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.