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"Bell Lamp and Lotus Shade" desk lamp

"Bell Lamp and Lotus Shade" desk lamp
"Bell Lamp and Lotus Shade" desk lamp
"Bell Lamp and Lotus Shade" desk lamp
Glass, bronze
Overall: 16 1/2 × 21 1/4 in. (41.9 × 54 cm)
Leaded glass and bronze "Bell Lamp and Lotus Shade" desk lamp; ridged shade with 16 ribs radiating from top; composed of quadrangles of striated green leaded glass. Base has two bronze arms which curve outward and meet at top of shade, forming harp shade; base of arms set into circular fluted platform raised on four ball feet.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number 
stamped on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 422" stamped on underside of base: "TIFFANY STUDIOS / NEW YORK"
Gallery Label 
This shade and base sold as a unit for $90. It was listed on Tiffany Studios' 1906 price list but was discontinued by 1910.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group