Lot 190A: SYLVIA MINIATURE PEG LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: SYLVIA MINIATURE PEG LAMP, opaque white globular-form font buff ground and cherub transfer decoration, fitted in an opalescent columnar-form and beaded base with delicate floral decoration to stem, colorless umbrella-form chimney-shade, No. 1 collar. Fitted with a period Hornet -type burner. Dithridge Glass Co.
Condition Report: Lamp undamaged, expected wear to decoration, chimney-shade fitter with a minute flake and loss of non-matching decoration. Burner undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 14" H to top of chimney-shade, 9 1/4" H to top of collar, 3 1/2" SQ base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 148, fig. 326.
Medium: Circa 1894.