Lot 174: PATENTED GLOW PANEL AND FLORAL EMBOSSED MINIATURE LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: PATENTED GLOW PANEL AND FLORAL EMBOSSED MINIATURE LAMP, deep ruby, compressed squat-form font with floral band over lobed panels, underside embossed PAT. AUG 27 95 / MADE IN USA", matching pattern chimney-shade. Fitted with a period glass tube burner.
Condition Report: Undamaged except for shade with several minute flakes/roughness, most probably as made and does not affect the profile.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 4 7/8" H to top of chimney-shade, 2 1/2" H to top of font, 2 1/2" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 46, fig. 29.
Medium: Introduced 1895.