Decorated Milk Glass
Miniature Oil Lamp
This is an very nice white milk glass miniature oil lamp. It is illustrated and described in Miniature Lamps I by Frank & Ruth Smith, Figure II, page 33. The lamp base and matching shade are embossed with a swirl pattern with a deeply embossed floral design on both sides of the lamp. The embossed floral design is painted with green leaves and purple flowers and buds. The base and globe are also decorated with a rich orange brown. The wick thumbwheel is stamped "P&A HORNET".
The lamp is in excellent condition with no apparent flaws except for very minor wear to the painted decoration. The burner and collar are in excellent condition but are in need of a good cleaning and polishing. Please don't hesitate to ask any questions about this lamp or request additional photos.
The height to the top of the globe is approximately 8.5 inches.
Buyer will pay USPS Priority Mail shipping to Continental U.S.
Additional foreign shipping and insurance cost will be determined.
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