Lot 220: VICTORIAN DECORATED SATIN GLASS MINIATURE LAMP
22 October 2016
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: VICTORIAN DECORATED SATIN GLASS MINIATURE LAMP, colorless to amber with polychrome floral swag and gilt decoration, globular-form font with brass shoulder collar, matching patterned colorless and decorated globular-form shade. Fitted with a period Acorn burner, colorless chimney.
Condition Report: Undamaged lamp, shade rims with normal minute flakes/roughness, as made, minute wear to decoration. Burner and shade ring with alterations, chimney undamaged.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.
Dimensions: 6 5/8" H to top of shade, 3 1/2" H to top of collar, 1 3/8" D base.
Exhibited: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 168, fig. 387.
Medium: Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century.