Description: PRIMROSE MINIATURE LAMP, opaque Nile green, slightly darker matching pattern umbrella-form shade, period collar. Fitted with a period Nutmeg burner, colorless chimney. Gillinder and Sons.
Dimensions: 7 3/4" H to top of shade, 4" H to top of collar, 3" D base.
Medium: Circa 1896.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and setup, shade rims with normal roughness, as made.
Exhibited: Published: McDonald - Evolution of the Night Lamp, p. 56 bottom right. Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 92, fig. 158.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
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