Lot 223: GRAND VAL'S PERFECT TIME INDICATING LAMP MINIATURE LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: GRAND VAL'S PERFECT TIME INDICATING LAMP MINIATURE LAMP, colorless, font embossed with numbers and line measurements of 8 thru 12" and "1 thru 6" and foot with "TIME & LIGHT PRIDE OF AMERICA / GRAND VALS PERFECT TIME INDICATING LAMP", period opaque white chimney-shade, period collar. Fitted with a period single-tube burner.
Condition Report: Lamp and shade undamaged, collar with corrosion. Burner undamaged and frozen.
Provenance: Collection of William D. "Bill" Ross, Bean Station, TN.
Dimensions: 7 3/8" H to top of chimney-shade, 4 1/2" H to top of collar, 2 5/8" D base.
Exhibited: Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 45, fig. 23.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.