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Lot 0014
RARE FIGURAL SWAN MINIATURE LAMP, opaque white, with matching umbrella shade. Period burner with thumbwheel marked "PAT FEB'Y 27. 1877", tripod and chimney. Atterbury & Co. Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century. 7 7/8" H to top of shade, 3 3/4" H to top of collar, base 2 3/4" W, 4" L.

Provenance: Marjorie Hulsebus Collection of Redlands, CA.

Literature: Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 206, fig. 499.


CONDITION REPORT UPDATE 5/23/2014 Normal annealing lines around the base and inside swan's neck. Shade has normal roughness to the top and bottom with flakes and fleabites, as made, one 1/16" flake on the top outside rim of shade. Rough cut chimney.

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Estimate $1,000 - $2,000May 31, 2014