Lot 206: THE LITTLE GEM MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: THE LITTLE GEM MINIATURE LAMP, colorless globular-form font, embossed "THE LITTLE GEM" around medial, period collar, opaque white chimney-shade, period collar with patent information. Fitted with a period Olmstead-type burner.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and setup.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 3 3/4" H to top of chimney-shade, 1 3/4" H to top of collar, 1 1/8" D base.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th century.