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Desk lamp

Object Number: 
N84.23
Date: 
ca. 1900-1910
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 3/4 x 6 1/2 in. ( 29.8 x 16.5 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on underside of base: "TIFFANY STUDIOS/NEW YORK"
Description: 
Turtleback tile swivel desk lamp; two identical green turtlebacks with irregular surface set into two sides of a swiveling triangular-shaped shade; shade hinged to two curved arms, which join the main stem of the base and descend to a circular platform adorned with leaf design and 16 green jewels set around periphery; platform supported by 5 small ball feet.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group