Lot 67: PORCELAIN MAJOLICA-TYPE CHICKENS FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMPS, SET OF TWO
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: PORCELAIN MAJOLICA-TYPE CHICKENS FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMPS, SET OF TWO, depicting a hen and a rooster, each in brown ground and standing beside a green tree trunk (font), period collars. Each fitted with a period single-tube burner, colorless chimneys.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamps and setups.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 5" and 5 1/4" HOA to top of figures, 2 1/2 x 2 3/4" base.
Exhibited: Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 170, fig. 326.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.