Lot 45: SWIRLED RIB AND PANEL CASED GLASS MINIATURE LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: SWIRLED RIB AND PANEL CASED GLASS MINIATURE LAMP, shaded dark to light rose with satin finish, lightly swirling short ribs divided by large diagonal bands pattern, matching patterned ball-form shade, period collar. Fitted with a period Kosmos burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Excellent condition, font undamaged, shade fitter with a minor flake, which is hidden by the shade ring, along with normal roughness, as made. Burner with alterations and wick tube damage, chimney undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 11 3/8" H to top of shade, 5 3/8" H to top of collar, 3 1/2" SQ base.
Exhibited: Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 227, fig. 563.
Medium: Late 19th/early 20th century.