Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc., Inc.
Live Auction

Fine & Decorative Arts - Day One

Fri, Oct 14, 2022 09:00AM EDT
Lot 1432


Estimate: $150 - $250
Sold for
Sold Price includes BP

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
CROCODILE TEARS MINIATURE LAMPS, LOT OF TWO, cased pink with light opalescence to the font and opaque white, square-form font, matching patterned and decorated umbrella-form shade, pink shade cased and with no opalescence, period collars. Each fitted with a period burner, colorless chimneys. Dugan Glass Co. Circa 1903. 7 5/8" H to top of shade, 4" H to top of collar, 3" SQ base.
Literature: Parallels Smith - Miniature Lamps I, p. 124, fig. 255.
Provenance: From the Bill and Carol Lindow collection, Shaker Heights, OH.
Catalogue Note: This is the first pink example we have sold.


Opaque example and pink font undamaged, pink shade top with several sliver flakes/chips to the outer casing and not affecting the profile, each shade rim with normal as-made minute flakes/roughness, one collar with a split. Burners and one chimney undamaged, remaining chimney with as-made flakes/roughness.