Lamp

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Object Name: 
Lamp
Accession Number: 
79.4.293
Dimensions: 
H: 44.7 cm; (shade) H: 20.7 cm, D: 33.3 cm; (base) H: 28.3 cm, D: 22.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1900-1910
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Beatrice Perling in memory of Wolf and Saul Spiegel
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; blown and cut. Mushroom-shaped shade with cut decoration of hobstars and panels of cane design; matching balustroid stem with similar cut panels; round foot with scalloped edge.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Perling, Beatrice, Source
Color: 
Technique: 
Corning's Near Neighbors: The Cut Glass Companies of the Elmira, New York, Area (2002) illustrated, pp. 182-185, fig. 24;
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 337; BIB# 22375
Recent Important Acquisitions, 22 (1980) illustrated, p. 99, #47; BIB# AI98082
American Cut and Engraved Glass (1965) p. 156; BIB# 27459