Lampshade

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Object Name: 
Lampshade
Accession Number: 
77.3.15
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.3 cm, Diam: 13.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1900-1910
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles K. Bassett
Primary Description: 
Translucent iridescent gold lustre cased with opal cased with colorless and dark red (probably copper ruby) glass; mold-blown and decorated. Modified trumpet shape; circular flared "fitter rim" swells to bulbous incurved shoulder area which conically swells to circular ten-crimp base rim; red "double-pull" feather motif covers entire body surface; rough ground "fitter rim".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bassett Estate, Charles K., Source
1977
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