06-25-2011 06-25-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2552B Boston
June 25, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Mosaic Glass Table Lamp

$2,607$2,200
Auction: 20th Century Design - 2552B Location: Boston Date / Time: June 25, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Mosaic Glass Table Lamp
Leaded glass and copper-plated metal
Possibly Dufner & Kimberly Co., New York, early 20th century
Fleur-de-lis pierced heat cap on domed shade of radiating caramel slag glass segments with amber and green stylized acorn border flanked by thin brown segmented bands above a caramel band and scalloped rim; raised on a copper-plated metal standard with three sockets with acorn pulls, with ribbed swelled shaft continuing to a round base with raised lobes in high relief, ht. 22 1/2, shade dia. 19 in.

Literature: See Mosaic Shades Vol. II, by Paul Christ, with similar Duffner & Kimberly heat/shade caps and base pp. 171, 174, and 212.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

Possibly Dufner & Kimberly Co., copper-plated metal standard, Kimberly heat, Paul Christ