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    Tiffany Studios Leaded Glass and Patinated Bronze Turtle-Back Table Lamp, circa 1910
    Marks to shade: TIFFANY STUDIOS, NEW YORK
    Marks to base: TIFFANY STUDIOS, NEW YORK, 9535
    23-1/2 x 16 inches (59.7 x 40.6 cm)


    LITERATURE:
    Alastair Duncan, Tiffany Lamps and Metalware: An illustrated reference to over 2000 models, Woodbridge, Suffolk, 2019, p. 33, fig. 83; p. 57, fig. 182; p. 151, fig. 617 (similar examples of shade #1434) and p. 33, fig. 84; p. 108, fig. 419 (similar examples of base #434).





    Condition Report*: Shade: Overall good condition, with tight, stable hairlines to approximately 5 slag glass tiles scattered throughout. Turtle back tiles with rough edges to verso as expected. Dark brown patina to leading with attractive verdigris throughout. Heat cap with later threading.

    Base: Overall good condition, with brown patina to body accented by green patina, refreshed in areas, to band studded with highly iridescent turtleback tiles. Turtleback tiles with rough edges to verso as expected. Faint surface wear and verdigris scattered throughout. Finial to heat cap slightly bent and with later threading.

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    October, 2021
    28th Thursday
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