Lot 55: NARROW SWIRL MINIATURE LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: NARROW SWIRL MINIATURE LAMP, colorless, cylindrical-form font with skirted base, matching pattern umbrella-form shade, period nickel-plated collar. Fitted with a period Nutmeg burner, colorless chimney. Geo. Duncan & Sons.
Condition Report: Excellent condition, font and setup undamaged, shade fitter with a very minute flake to edge along with normal roughness to top.
Provenance: The collection of Frank and Karen McWright of Bethel, CT.
Dimensions: 7 3/4" H to top of shade, 4 1/8" H to top of collar, 3 1/4" D base.
Exhibited: Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 136, fig. 234.
Medium: Circa 1890.