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Colonial lamp

Object Number: 
N84.25.1
Date: 
ca. 1910-1913
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall (height, diameter): 30 × 25 in. (76.2 × 63.5 cm)
Marks: 
stamped: on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 1564"
Description: 
Leaded glass and bronze table lamp with "Colonial" lampshade; domed shade with flaring rim; shade has quadrangular pieces of orange-yellow glass on upper half and interlocking curves on lower half, separated by a belt of green ellipses and diamonds; rows of mottled brown glass above and below belt and at lower rim. Shown on bronze "Roman" base (N84.89.2), with cap (N84.25.3).
Gallery Label: 
This shade, listed as "Colonial, Flaring," on the Tiffany Studios' price list, was first offered in 1910 for $100 and reduced to $75 by 1913.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group