Lot 7: VICTORIAN DECORATED BLOWN GLASS JUNIOR BANQUET LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: VICTORIAN DECORATED BLOWN GLASS JUNIOR BANQUET LAMP, cased green with satin finish and silver-overlay berry decoration, urn-form font with slender stem and circular foot, underside and inner casing each hand painted "63/892", matching decorated dome-form shade, period collar. Fitted with a Spar Brenner burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Excellent condition, moderate wear to decoration, shade with a 1 3/4" horizontal abrasion and normal minute flakes/roughness to fitter. Burner and shade ring with several scattered repairs.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 14 3/4" H to top of shade, 9 5/8" H to top of collar, 4 1/8" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 234, fig. 583.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.