12-18-2010 12-18-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2531B Boston
December 18, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Student Lamp, Probably Tiffany and Manhattan Brass and Lamp Co.

$2,414$2,037
Auction: 20th Century Design - 2531B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 18, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Student Lamp, Probably Tiffany and Manhattan Brass and Lamp Co.
Verdigris metal and iron
New York, New York, c. 1879-1910
Double arm student lamp with shade mounts, decorated with applied beadwork and rope decoration, probably decorated by Tiffany Studios, marked on socket burners Manhattan Brass Co. Pat. Dec. 2 77 - May 20 79, weighted base numbered 801, ht. 18 in.

Manhattan Brass and Lamp Co. was located on 1st avenue in New York City the company liquidate in 1926. Tiffany bought bases from this company and decorated them.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Keywords

Tiffany, Manhattan Brass Co., Lamp Co., New York City