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What is this?

A dragonfly lamp with a lily pad base in gold. The base is made up of lily pads with tall grass. The lampshade is amber and green stained glass with dragonflies around the sides.

This is a lamp from United States. It is dated 1900–10 and we acquired it in 1977. Gift of Mrs. Margaret Carnegie Miller. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

stained glass, lead, cut brass, gilt bronze

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 54.5 x 53 cm (21 7/16 x 20 7/8 in.)

It has the following markings

On base: "Tiffany Studios/New York"; on shade: "Tiffany Studios New York"

This object was produced by Tiffany and Co., New York and design director: Louis Comfort Tiffany and designed by Clara Driscoll

This object was donated by Margaret Carnegie Miller and catalogued by David McFadden

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