Description: ASSORTED PEG MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF THREE, comprising a pair sheet-iron examples with urn-form fonts, each fitted in a ribbed columnar candlestick with circular foot; and a colorless glass globular-form font example, decorated with an orange enamel ground and polychrome and gilt floral decoration, fitted in a silver-plate base, period collar. Each fitted with a period burner, colorless chimneys.
Dimensions: 4 3/8" H to top of collar, 3" D foot and 6 3/4" H to top of font, 2 7/8" D foot.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.
Condition Report: Glass example undamaged and with expected wear to decoration, pair with some scattered light rust and one with some holes near base of stem. Burners with imperfections, chimneys undamaged and with normal rim roughness, as made.
Exhibited: Published: Single example in Smith/Feltner - The Accurate Price Guide for Miniature Lamps I and II, fig. 8.
Pair as Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 193, fig. 392.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
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