Mt. Crawford, VA, United States
DoneOct 26, 2013 1:30 PM UTC
We are honored to announce October 26, 2013 as the first of three auctions of the renowned miniature lamp collection of the late Marjorie ("Marge") Hulsebus (January 18, 1929 to September 8, 2011) of Redlands, CA. Immediately following the Hulsebus miniature lamps, we will sell over 300 fairy lamps from the collection of Lloyd and Nan Graham of Newbury Park, CA. The Graham Fairy Lamp Collection represents all types of glass including cameo, Burmese, air-trap satin, Nailsea-type, spangle and spatter, enamel decorated, opalescent, &c.; and all styles including hanging, multi-unit centerpieces, Doulton ceramic bases, three-piece skirted examples, ornate metal and ceramic high standards, figural china nursery lights, lithopanes, figural glass, jeweled ormolu, related accessories and parts, &c. Our October 26th auction will also include fine Victorian hanging and other lighting from the Donald Scannell estate collection of Kernville, CA. Library lamps will feature a rare cranberry diamond quilt Charles Parker "Starpoint Petticoat" plus other rare jeweled frames and colored umbrella stands, banquet and parlor lamps, opalescent stand lamps, &c.