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Lot 0021
PORCELAIN SQUIRREL FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP, reddish-brown ground with naturalistic facial features, sitting position on a stump with tail curled over head and eating an acorn, underside of base impressed with "94" and registry mark, opaque white umbrella-form shade, period collar. Fitted with a period burner. Circa 1883. 14 3/4" H to top of shade, 7 3/4" H to top of collar, 4 1/8" D foot.
Excellent condition, one ear tip with a loss and a glaze flake to edge of tail, some minor scattered losses to decoration, shade undamaged. Setup undamaged.
Literature: Font as Hulsebus - Miniature Lamps of the Victorian Era, p. 116, fig. 242.
Provenance: Collection of Helen A. Feltner, Winchester, VA.

Condition

Excellent condition, one ear tip with a loss and a glaze flake to edge of tail, some minor scattered losses to decoration, shade undamaged. Setup undamaged.

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PORCELAIN SQUIRREL FIGURAL MINIATURE LAMP

Estimate $300 - $400Oct 22, 2016