Lampshade

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Object Name: 
Lampshade
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
96.4.108
Dimensions: 
H: 13.3 cm, D(max): 12.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1901-1925
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Charles K. Bassett
Primary Description: 
Transparent gold lustre cased with translucent opal glass; mold-blown with applied decoration, tooled, and ground. Lily shaped; from circular, flared and waisted, ground "fitter rim" the curved shoulder turns abruptly into trumpet-shaped body which curves concavely and flares at slightly scalloped base rim; body is divided into sections by optic molded ribs; from "fitter rim" five green-edged gold, trailed "double-pulled" feather extend to lower opal border; iridized interior and exterior.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bassett Estate, Charles K., Source
1984-06-28