Lot 211: UNPATTERNED COLORED GLASS MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: UNPATTERNED COLORED GLASS MINIATURE LAMP, blue, compressed bulge-form font, matching cylinder-form shade with slight taper, period collar. Fitted with a period burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Excellent condition, font undamaged, shade with some very minute highpoint wear, fitter with normal roughness, as made. Burner lacking deflector, chimney undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 8 1/2" H to top of shade, 3 1/2" H to top of collar, 2 1/4" D base.
Exhibited: Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 230, fig. 501.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.