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Tiffany Zodiac Turtleback Table Lamp

Auction:
3112B
Lot:
73
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3112B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 21, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Tiffany Zodiac Turtleback Table Lamp
New York, early 20th century
Rare version of the astrological motif with six round green turtle backs centrally spaced against dichroic blue reserves framed by green segments, interspersed with the twelve gilt cutout signs of the Zodiac depicted in leaded favrile glass segments, impressed at rim Tiffany Studios New York 897, raised on bright gold bronze twisted stem shaft with integrated platform foot, marked Tiffany Studios New York 443, ht. 28, shade dia. 22 in.
Estimate $70,000-85,000


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Culture, Favrile glass, Glass, Glass art, Tiffany, Tiffany glass, Tiffany Studios, Visual arts, Zodiac, Zodiac: The Race Begins

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