Tiffany Studios Favrile Glass Damascene Lamp....signed & Numbered For Sale
Up forsale is an original,Tiffany Studios New York favrile glass and patinatedbronze desk lamp.Itstands17 inches tall.The bronze base is signed and numbered "TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK 11431".It carries a nice brownish green patina.The base is known as an "Artichoke" or "Ruffle" base. It is topped by an original Tiffany heat cap. The GE light socket appears original. Theelectric worksbut appears to be an oldercord.
The shade is very rare and in dynamite shape without breaks, chips or repairs. The shade isengraved "L.C.T.". Itis a large, 9 3/4inchesin diameterwith a 2 1/4 inch standard,fitter opening.It is finely combed with a spider web that spreads over the crown then joins ribbon bands and curling waves at the border.The spider web causes a slight ribbing to the surface.The melon green shade reflects a rarePURPLE/BLUE coloration at the crown. It has the classic white casing to the underside. This shade speaks for itself. It is much more impressive in person. I have taken pictures with the lamp on and off,withand without the use of a flash.
I 100% guarantee thelamp and the shade to be originalTiffany Studios. This object was authenticated by one of the top Tiffanyexpertsin the country.
This would be a fantastic way to begin collecting the top end of American Lighting & DecoratingCompaniesor to add to an existing collection. Please be sure to look at all the pictures before making any decisions. If you need references, please contact me.
If you need extra pictures or would like to speak to me, please write andI will accommodate you.
I willgive you 3 days to examine thisobject. Please note that this differs from the standard insertion of 14 days, which is found on the listing page. If this objectisnot as described, please contact me to discuss your concerns. If theobject must be returned, the buyer is responsible for the cost of packing, return shipping and insurance. Theobjectmust be promptly returned in the condition in whichit was shipped.
I have placed a very reasonablereserve on this item. There will be a $100.00 packing, shipping and insurance fee added to the final price. Please watch my sales for many fine original objects by Tiffany