Favrile glass, bronze
Overall: 16 x 10 in. ( 40.6 x 25.4 cm ) Part (shade only): 10 x 4 1/2 in. (25.4 x 11.4 cm)
Desk lamp with blown Favrile glass shade and bronze lamp base; shade of modified spherical shape; unlit, it is dark green decorated with brown striations and 2" wide belts of iridescent purples; when illuminated, the shade becomes light green with brown striations; 16 wavy lines run from the aperture to the border and the belts are light green bands. Bronze base has arched stem, spherical bronze balance connected to the stand by a stem-and-leaf attachment, and circular base.
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
etched: inside lip of shade: "L. C. T. Favrile"
This bronze base is described in Tiffany Studios' catalogues as "Balanced Lamp" and is numbered 415.
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