Lampshade

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Object Name: 
Lampshade
Accession Number: 
59.4.268
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.6 cm, Diam: 13 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1910-1915
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frederick Carder
Primary Description: 
Pea-green, dark green, iridescent purple and iridescent gold lead glasses; blown, pattern-molded in diamond-quilted pattern. Spherical shape; small flared top rim; overall "zipper" decoration, closely spaced; wide flared bottom rim; iridescent gold lining; engraved inside top rim: "Quezal".
Provenance: 
Carder, Frederick (American, born United Kingdom, 1863-1963), Source
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