Lampshade

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Object Name: 
Lampshade
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
96.4.80
Dimensions: 
H: 14.3 cm, D(top): 5.7 cm, (bottom): 12.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1892-1930
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Charles K. Bassett
Primary Description: 
Gold glass; mold blown, iridized. Lampshade: bell-shaped. Upper rim short and everted, with flat lip made by cracking off and grinding; wall curves out and down, then out, down, and slightly in, before splaying at bottom. Lower rim has ten shallow scallops and rounded lip. Transparent glass has gold outer and inner surfaces with iridescence that is predominently purplish pink. Unmarked.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bassett Estate, Charles K., Source
1984-06-28
Color: