Lot 113: BISQUE BASKET FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: BISQUE BASKET FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP, brown toned wicker basket (font) with green foliage to the shoulder, colorless egg-form chimney-shade with overshot and gilt decorated flowers, period collar. Fitted with a period single-tube burner.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and setup, chimney-shade fitter with normal roughness, as made.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 6 3/8" H to top of shade, 3" H to top of collar, 2 1/4" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Hulsebus - Miniature Victorian Lamps, p. 89, fig. 239.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.