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What is this?

Conical shade of amber and green stained glass with dragonflies around the sides, on gilded base as bunch of tall grass surrounded by lily pads.

This is a lamp from United States. It is dated 1900–10 and we acquired it in 1977. Gift of Mrs. Margaret Carnegie Miller.

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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 has been tagged:

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 Mrs. Margaret Carnegie Miller and Mrs. Margaret Carnegie Miller and catalogued by David McFadden

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