GERMAN ERNST BOHNE SOHNE PORCELAIN SEATED POODLE FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP, white ground with facial features, groomed example with open mouth with teeth showing, blue and gilt decorated collar, sitting on a pink ground base, underside impressed "46 / EBS / 4460" and a stamped blue anchor, colorless ball-form shade with frosted interior, exterior with winged griffin and medallion gilt decoration, period collar. Fitted with a Prince & Symons Lion Lamp Works burner. Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century. 15" H top of shade, 9 1/4" to top of collar, 3 5/8" x 7" base.
Excellent condition, tail with a very shallow minute flake, shade undamaged. Burner undamaged, shade ring with a repair.
Published: Smith/Feltner - The Accurate Price Guide for Miniature Lamps I and II, fig. 69.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.