Lampshade

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Object Name: 
Lampshade
Accession Number: 
77.4.14
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.5 cm; Rim Diam: 12.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1910-1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles K. Bassett
Primary Description: 
Transparent iridescent gold lustre, aventurine green and translucent opal lead glass; mold-blown, pattern-molded and decorated. Elongated waisted ogee shape; circular flared "fitter rim" conically swells to abrupt incurved shoulder which concavely swells to wide circular base rim; white "double pull" feathering trimmed in aventurine green descends from "fitter rim" to meet opposing aventurine green "double-pull" feathering ascending from base rim; polished "fitter rim" wheel-engraved: "Quezal".
Provenance: 
Bassett Estate, Charles K., Source
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