Lot 222: ZIPPER SWIRL MINIATURE STAND LAMP
October 22, 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: ZIPPER SWIRL MINIATURE STAND LAMP, honey amber unpatterned font with swirling stem and zipper pattern to underside of foot, colorless illustrated matching zipper patterned crown-form shade, brass collar. Fitted with a period Nutmeg burner, colorless chimney. Attributed to McKee and Bros.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp, shade and setup, shade and chimney rims with mold roughness, as made.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 8 3/4" H to top of shade, 6" H to top of collar, 3" D foot.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 134, fig. 228.
Medium: Late 19th/early 20th century.