"Crown" table lamp

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Title:
"Crown" table lamp
Date: 
ca. 1900-1910
Medium: 
Bronze, glass
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 1/2 × 20 3/4 in. (31.8 × 52.7 cm)
Description: 
Bronze and leaded glass "Crown" table lamp; upper portion consists of a jewel-studded crown shade; top of shade formed of rows of golden glass rectangles with round yellow turtleback embedded at top center; upper and lower edges of crown have rows of white pearls; central area contains red, blue, and yellow stones in diversified geometric patterns. Cast bronze tripod base with three winged sphinx supports resting on stylized animal legs; hooves rest on triangular platform; scrollwork connects three sphinxes to central ring.
Date End: 
1 910
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Object Number: 
N84.35
Gallery Label: 
This lamp may have been a special order or an experimental effort of Tiffany Studios.
Provenance: 
Lillian Nassau
Date Begin: 
1900
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group