Lot 130: DEWDROP STAND LAMP
March 23, 2013
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: DEWDROP STAND LAMP, cased vibrant rose to colorless hobnail font, opaque black base, No. 3 collar. Fitted with a period set-up comprising a No. 2 adapter, Bridgeport Brass Co. No. 2 "Combination" slip burner, shade ring, matching patterned rose to colorless opalescent shade with crimped rim, and slip chimney. New York Lamp Co.
Condition Report: Excellent condition, font undamaged, underside edge of foot with a minute flake, several annealing separations to top of foot, as made. Burner deflector with a minute dent, shade fitter with a small chip, and chimney undamaged.
Provenance: From the collection of the late Dorothy J. Gooch.
Dimensions: 17 1/4" H to top of shade, 11 3/8" H to top of collar, 5 5/8" D base.
Literature: Lamp Thuro III, p. 129c.
Date: Fourth quarter 19th century.