Lot 213: VICTORIAN DECORATED MINIATURE LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: VICTORIAN DECORATED MINIATURE LAMP, colorless with mint green satin stain, polychrome Vintage decoration, cylinder-form font with pinched waist, matching decorated umbrella-form shade with flared and tightly crimped rim, period collar. Fitted with a period burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp, shade and chimney, some expected minute wear to decoration. Burner deflector with split and roughness.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 8 3/8" H to top of shade, 4 1/4" H to top of collar, 2 5/8" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps II, p. 224, fig. 483.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.