Hanging Lamp

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Object Name: 
Hanging Lamp
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
H: 32.4 cm, D (max.): 24 cm
On Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Appleton
Primary Description: 
Colorless and transparent greenish-yellow glass, gilding and opaque enamels; blown, with applied handles and gilded and enameled decoration; plain rim, straight tapering neck, biconical body with low carination, and splayed pedestal base; six vertical handles attached to upper part of body; interior of neck, body and foot covered with transparent greenish-yellow stain; outside decorated in nine horizontal zones with red borders, each separated from next by plain narrow band.
Appleton, Arthur, Source
Appleton, Mrs. Arthur, Source
Recent Important Acquisitions, 21 (1979) illustrated, p. 124, #27, right; BIB# AI98081