Lot 37: GERMAN PORCELAIN RECLINING CAMEL FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: GERMAN PORCELAIN RECLINING CAMEL FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP, white ground with facial features and naturalistic highlights, open mouth, underside impressed "8122", cased opal conical-form chimney-shade, period collar. Fitted with a period Acorn burner.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and setup, chimney-shade with normal fitter roughness, as made.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 6 3/4" H to top of chimney-shade, 3 3/4" H to top of collar, 3" x 5 3/4 base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 167, fig. 319.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.