Lot 135: EMBOSSED OVERLAPPING LEAF MINIATURE LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: EMBOSSED OVERLAPPING LEAF MINIATURE LAMP, opaque white, matching patterned with fiery opalescence chimney-shade, No. 1 Taplin-Brown collar. Fitted with a Plume & Atwood Hornet burner.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and setup.
Notes: This is the first opaque white and unlisted example we have sold.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 8 1/2" H to top of shade, 3 1/4" H to top of collar, 2 1/2" D base.
Exhibited: Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 135, fig. 289.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.