Lamp & Glass Auction
Totals Over $1.5 Million!

Auction: June 23rd & 24th, 2011

Preview: June 22, 2011

Please Note: All prices include the hammer price plus the buyer’s premium, which is paid by the buyer as part of the purchase price. The prices noted here after the auction are considered unofficial and do not become official until after the 46th day.

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Price
Description
1090
Revised: 6/22/2011

Additional Information: Teeny tight crack at top of one large panel under metal work.

HANDEL HAWAIIAN SUNSET HANGING LAMP. Beautiful Handel hanger has nine metal overlay panels of palm trees set against beautiful original sunset glass. Bottom of each panel is finished with a metal overlay skirt with a center palm leaf design surrounded by waving lines against a green slag glass background. Shade is completed with a five socket cluster with acorn pulls at each socket and an openwork fleur de lis cap and hook. There is no chain or ceiling cap present. Shade is unsigned. SIZE: Shade is 23-1/2″ dia. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. Solder repair to one panel joint. Hardware has been rewired with appropriate cloth cord. 5-62661 (4,000-6,000)

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1176
Revised: 6/22/2011

Additional Information: It is a mouse, not a tree frog

DECORCHEMONT TREE FROG PAPERWEIGHT. Three dimensional pate de verre paperweight depicts a green mottled tree frog with yellow eyes sitting on a earth toned mottled ground. Stamped with the Decorchemont insignia. SIZE: 4″ dia x approx. 2″ t. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 5-62179 (2,000-3,000)

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1213
Revised: 6/22/2011

Additional Information: Crack from the rim about 2″ long on interior under silver

LOETZ SILVER OVERLAY VASE. Cabinet sized vase with iridescent blue surface finish with gold highlights. Applied silver overlay decoration of flowers and vines. Unsigned. SIZE: 3-3/8″ t. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 5-62426 (300-500)

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1219
Revised: 6/23/2011

Additional Information: We’ve been told by one collector that the iridescence should go all the way to the bottom. Edge may have been polished.

RARE TIFFANY STUDIOS BLACK DECORATED VASE. Classic Egyptian form vase is bulbous at shoulder and ends with a flared lip. Black glass ground is decorated with a blue hooked feather design having a band of blue glass and a band of platinum glass encircling this design. Signed on the underside “LC Tiffany-Favrile V406”. SIZE: 5″ t. CONDITION: Very good to excellent with some staining to interior. 5-62930 (5,000-7,000)

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1227
Revised: 6/22/2011

Additional Information: Shade is cracked in the body of the shade.

TIFFANY STUDIOS BLOWN GLASS HARP LAMP. Desk lamp with bronze base carries a desirable patina finish and is decorated at raised platform with blown green glass. Raised platform is supported by four cats feet. Base supports a Tiffany bulbous favrile glass shade with green pulled feather decoration on a creamy iridescent ground with gold interior liner. Shade is signed on the fitter “LCT”. Base is signed on the underside “Tiffany Studios New York 7365”. SIZE: Lamp is 13-3/4″ t x 9″ across. CONDITION: Very good to excellent with minor roughness to fitter rim of shade. 5-62943 (5,000-7,000)

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1251
Revised: 6/22/2011

Additional Information: Photographed without the heat cap. Heat cap is present and is a reproduction.

TIFFANY STUDIOS TULIP TABLE LAMP. This lamp, commonly referred to as the Sunset Tulip, begins with a heavily striated background glass in various shades of green with hints of rum with deeper mottled green representing the foliage. The flowers are represented from bud stage to full maturity. The colors used in the tulips are primarily yellows, oranges, periwinkle and mauve. The glass used in the floral pattern goes from striated panels to fibrillated glass. While the colors blend well together there is a certain amount of contrast that gives the shade a three dimensional quality. Supporting the shade is a large bronze three arm teardrop shaped base with cat’s paw feet on a circular foot. Base is finished with three sockets and carries a desirable green, brown and red mottled patina finish. This lamp is also a dash number which is widely believed to have been a superior example by the studios. The shade is signed “Tiffany Studios New York 1456-10” and the base is signed “Tiffany Studios New York 9525”. SIZE: Shade 16″ dia. Lamp is 25″ t. CONDITION: Very good to excellent with very few if any tight hairlines. Base is very good to excellent. 5-62221 (50,000-60,000)

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1259
Revised: 6/22/2011

Additional Information: Catalog description indicates it is carved. It is not carved.

TIFFANY STUDIOS CARVED VASE. Bulbous form gold favrile vase has a carved white and yellow floral decoration with millefiori centers and green leaf and vine decoration around entire vase. Signed on the underside “LCT 2014B”. SIZE: 6″ t x 6″ w. CONDITION: Very good to excellent with staining to interior. 5-62440 (2,000-4,000)

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1303
Revised: 6/22/2011

Additional Information:Lamp is 21-1/2″ tall, not 2-1/2″ tall.

TIFFANY STUDIOS COLONIAL TABLE LAMP. Consisting of various sized geometric panels, this lamp is comprised of all vibrant lemon yellow striated glass with touches of white and butterscotch. Shade is supported by a conventional Colonial base that has a statuary finish and is complete with three sockets, riser, wheel and pierced top cap. The Colonial lamp was one of the earliest lamps created by Tiffany Studios when they ventured into the electric lamp business. This example appears to be very early. Shade is signed “Tiffany Studios New York 1907”. Base is signed “Tiffany Studios New York 533”. SIZE: Shade is 16″ dia. Lamp is 2-1/2″ t. CONDITION: Very good to excellent with very few if any tight hairlines. 5-62185 (8,000-12,000)

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2021
Revised: 6/22/2011

Additional Information: There is chipping to the back edge of the plaque at two corners, mostly covered by the frame and backing.

WAVE CREST PLAQUE. White opal glass with molded scrolls and enameled decoration of a wooded scene in colors of green and brown. Original metal gold washed frame. SIZE: 13-1/4″ x 7-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 5-62535 (1,000-1,500)

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2128
Revised: 6/23/2011

Additional Information: One shade has a chip on the bottom rim.

THREE ETCHED ART GLASS SHADES. Ribbon and wreath etched design encircles each of these Chinese lantern shaped shades. The shades are gently ribbed and have a carnival type iridescent finish. Unsigned. SIZE: All have 2-1/4″ fitters x 6″ t. CONDITION: Overall good. 5-61506 (100-200)

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2134
Revised: 6/22/2011

Additional Information: Vase is guaranteed to be old. And while we are certain it is by Quezal, because it is unsigned, we cannot guarantee it to be as such.

QUEZAL HOOKED FEATHER VASE. Extremely nice Quezal vase has green and gold hooked feather design against a soft yellow-green background. Top of the design is outlined with bright gold iridescence against a cream colored background. Vase is finished with a gold lip. Unsigned. SIZE: 14-1/2″ t. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 5-62621 (4,000-5,000)

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2177
Revised: 6/22/2011

Additional Information: Pattern is Sycamore, not Jewel Tree.

WEDGWOOD FAIRYLAND LUSTRE JEWEL TREE VASE. Very lovely Fairyland vase has Jewel Tree pattern with copper-bronze jewel trees extending from the foot to the lip. Trees create three scenic panels; one with a boat on orange lustre water with castle in the background, one with a bridge arching over an orange lustre river with orange sky and one with fairies looking down a canyon with bird flying above. Signed on the underside with gold Portland vase mark, “Wedgwood Made in England” and “Z5369”. SIZE: 8″ t. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 5-62568 (4,000-6,000)

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2195
Revised: 11/29/2011

TRABUCCO STRAWBERRY PAPERWEIGHT. From Trabucco’s Nature In Ice Series is a strawberry and blossom paperweight with green leaves with reverse faceting. Signed on base “Trabucco 1981” and “13/50” as well as a “VT” signature cane. SIZE: 3″ t x 3-3/4″ w. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 5-62241 (200-400)

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