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Snowball lampshade

Object Number: 
N84.119.1
Date: 
ca. 1900-1906
Medium: 
Glass, bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall (height, diameter): 78 × 25 in. (198.1 × 63.5 cm)
Marks: 
stamped: on metal tag inside shade: "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK"
Description: 
Leaded glass and bronze "Snowball" floor lamp shade; 25" diameter shade of almost spherical shape depicting clusters of hydrangea flowers; textured milky-white glass used to render blossoms; streaked green leaves, brown branches, and blue background glass becoming darker towards the aperture. Fitted for hanging. Shown on standard floor lamp base (N84.47.2).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Egon Neustadt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group