Lot 241: BRASS IMPRESSED PATTERNED MINIATURE STAND LAMPS, LOT OF TWO
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: BRASS IMPRESSED PATTERNED MINIATURE STAND LAMPS, LOT OF TWO, comprising an example with wreath and swag pattern and other with a leaf and band pattern, each with urn-form fonts supported by a weighted pedestal foot, matching patterned umbrella-form shade with large colored jewels, including one example with a green beaded-glass fringe. Each fitted with a period burner, correct shade holder and a colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Excellent condition, each with some expected light denting. Burner with some light corrosion, one shade arm detached, chimney undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 10 3/4" and 11 3/4" H to top of shades, 5 1/4" and 6 1/4" H to top of fonts, 3 1/8" D foot.
Exhibited: Published: Wreath and swag example in Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 155, fig. 288.
Medium: Late 19th/early 20th century.