Lampshade

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Object Name: 
Lampshade
Accession Number: 
77.4.20
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.8 cm, Diam (max): 10.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1910-1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles K. Bassett
Primary Description: 
Translucent iridescent opal white, gold lustre and dark green lead glass; mold-blown and decorated. Elongated waisted ogee shape; circular flared "fitter rim" tapers conically to abrupt shoulder which concavely tapers to flared circular ten-crimp base rim; random green heart-shaped leaves and gold vines cover entire body area; ground "fitter rim" wheel-engraved: "Quezal".
Provenance: 
Bassett Estate, Charles K., Source
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