Lampshade

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Object Name: 
Lampshade
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
96.4.82
Dimensions: 
H: 12.1 cm, D(top): 5.5 cm, (bottom): 12.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1892-1930
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Charles K. Bassett
Primary Description: 
Gold glass, with reddish bloom; mold blown, iridized. Lampshade: bell-shaped. Upper rim is short and everted, with rounded lip; wall descends steeply, then splays; lower rim has ten shallow scallops and plain, rounded lip. Transparent glass has gold iridescence on inner and outer surfaces; reddish bloom is more pronounced on inside. Unmarked.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bassett Estate, Charles K., Source
1984-06-28