Lampshade

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Object Name: 
Lampshade
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
77.4.4
Dimensions: 
H: 12.7 cm, D: 12.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1902-1912
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles K. Bassett
Primary Description: 
Transparent iridescent gold lustre cased with translucent opal and three-quarters recased with gold lustre and red, white and green lead glass; mold-blown and decorated. Trumpet shape; circular flared "fitter rim"; rounded shoulder conically swells to six point slightly ruffled edge; gold lustre three-quarter casing descends from "fitter rim" toward ruffled edge ending in simulated feather design; four green stems with red and white millefiori cane blossoms encircle gold lustre three-quarter casing; ruffled edge has green "double-pull" feathering ascending toward gold lustre casing.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
"Iris"
Provenance: 
Bassett Estate, Charles K., Source