Lot 214: VICTORIAN DECORATED MINIATURE LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: VICTORIAN DECORATED MINIATURE LAMP, green with cream enamel scroll decoration, conical-form font, matching decorated ball-form shade, period collar. Fitted with a period burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Excellent condition, font with a minute rough spot near base, some minute wear to decoration, shade fitter with a minor flake and roughness, each probably as made. Setup undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 6 3/8" H to top of shade, 2 7/8" H to top of collar, 2 1/4" D base.
Exhibited: Published: Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 78, fig. XXI.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.