Lot 183A: SWIRLED RIB MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: SWIRLED RIB MINIATURE LAMP, opaque blue, cylinder-form font with three short feet, similar matching straight ribbed umbrella-form shade, period collar. Fitted with a non-period Nutmeg burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and shade, shade rims with normal minute flake/ roughness, as made. Burner will not tighten, chimney undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 8 1/8" H to top of shade, 4" H to top of collar, 2 7/8" D base.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.