Lot 170: PANEL-OPTIC MINIATURE LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: PANEL-OPTIC MINIATURE LAMP, green with light satin finish, geometrical patterned white and gold enamel decoration, cylinder-form font with skirted base, matching patterned and decorated conical-form shade, period collar. Fitted with a period burner.
Condition Report: Excellent condition with expected minor wear to decoration, font undamaged, shade with minute flakes/roughness to rims, most probably as made, shade with a scuff mark. Burner with some light corrosion and possible alterations.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 7" HOA to top of shade, 3 3/4" H to top of collar, 2 3/8" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 190, fig. 454.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.