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On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Glass, matted bronze
  • Place Manufactured: Corona, New York, United States
  • DATES ca. 1910
    DIMENSIONS 13 1/8 x 9 3/8 x 7 1/8 in. (33.3 x 23.8 x 18.1 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Stamped on base: "TIFFANY STUDIOS / NEW YORK / 418"
    SIGNATURE no signature
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
    ACCESSION NUMBER 67.120.56
    CREDIT LINE Bequest of Laura L. Barnes
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Desk or bedside lamp, glass and matted bronze, art nouveau style. Bell-shaped top with two uprights extending around outer perimeter of glass shade; bulb socket above, with switch at side. Shade of translucent glass with iridescent hues of amber, purple, and blue in wavy pattern. Circular gadrooned base with five small ball feet on underside. Condition: Excellent
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    CAPTION Tiffany Studios (1902-1932). Lamp, ca. 1910. Glass, matted bronze, 13 1/8 x 9 3/8 x 7 1/8 in. (33.3 x 23.8 x 18.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Laura L. Barnes, 67.120.56. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 67.120.56_bw.jpg)
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