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Lamp

Cylindrical double-waisted base with three-armed metal support for shade. Shade in the form of an elongated hemisphere. Body and shade of colorless glass mottled with white with acid etched surface decoration. Signed: DAUM NANCY = FRANCE on lower edge of shade (acid etched).

Marks

Acid-etched mark DAUM NANCY = FRANCE with cross of Lorraine (lower edge of shade)

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

French (Nancy), About 1930

Object Place

Nancy, Daum Frères

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: OH: 11 1/4 in. (28.5 cm) Diameter of shade: 7 1/8 in. (18 cm)

Accession Number

1985.614a-c

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass