Tiffany Acorn Table Lamp
This lamp appeared in an auction by Rago Arts, Lambertville, N.J.
Exceptional GRUEBY lamp base with original TIFFANY Acorn pattern leaded glass shade. The bulbous base has tooled and applied leaves alternating with bright yellow buds and covered in a perfectly fired, oatmealing matte green glaze. A couple of minute flects to leaf edges. The shade has a row of yellow heart-shaped pieces against a grid of green slag glass. Complete with Tiffany electrified bronze oil font. (Only the second complete and original Grueby Tiffany lamp, with original labels, we've seen in 30 years. The first was sold in our June 1999 Auction.) Four paper labels on bottom, one reads, "Electric Lamp/12" shade, No 5/Plain squares with small yellow ornament to match buds on pot." Shade stamped TIFFANY STUDIOS NEW YORK. 16" x 12"
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