Lot 209A: VICTORIAN DECORATED CASED GLASS MINIATURE LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: VICTORIAN DECORATED CASED GLASS MINIATURE LAMP, cased pink with cherub and floral transfer polychrome and gilt decoration, cylinder-form font with double-ringed shoulder and short pedestal base, matching decorated ball-form shade with brighter decoration, period collar. Fitted with a Spar Brenner burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Lamp and shade undamaged, collar with light rust and slightly uneven. Burner with some light corrosion, chimney undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 8 1/2" H to top of shade, 4 3/4" H to top of collar, 2 7/8" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 148, fig. 328.
Medium: Late 19th/early 20th century.