Lot 111: VICTORIAN BRASS JUNIOR BANQUET VASE LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: VICTORIAN BRASS JUNIOR BANQUET VASE LAMP, urn-form font holder, body with applied brass scroll leaf ornamentation, cast brass leaf-form feet, brass drop-in font, cased bright lemon yellow ball-form shade with gilded griffin and wreath with bow decoration, No. 1 collar. Fitted with a Plume & Atwood Victor burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp and setup, gilt decoration with minor wear, replaced hardware connecting vase and foot.
Provenance: Property of Bill and Karen Webb.
Dimensions: 14 1/2" H to top of shade, 9 1/8" H to top of collar, 4 1/4" SQ foot. Shade 4 3/8" H, 2 3/4" D fitter.
Exhibited: Base as Hulsebus - Miniature Lamps of the Victorian Era, p. 179, fig. 411 and shade as p. 175, fig. 399.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.