Lot 208: TULIP MINIATURE STAND LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: TULIP MINIATURE STAND LAMP, cased pale pink with satin finish font, cast metal figural floral petal base with brass finish, underside impressed "1062", matching pattern shade of darker cased pink with satin finish, period collar. Fitted with a non-period Nutmeg burner and together by association shade ring. Attributed to Pittsburgh Lamp and Brass Co.
Condition Report: Very good overall condition, font undamaged, plastered base, shade with several small chips/flakes/roughness to top rim, fitter with minor flakes/roughness. Burner undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 9 3/4" HOA to top of shade, 5" H to top of collar, 4" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 134, fig. 285.
Medium: Circa 1902.