Tiffany Turtleback Geometric Lamp
Turtleback Lamp. 16" W shade with 19 emerald green turtlebacks on field of mottled green glass in geometric pattern. Turtlebacks have a blue iridescence when lamp is off and a strong green when on. Geometric rectangles in shade are mottled green when light off and predominantly yellow when on with green highlights. Shade is signed Tiffany Studios New York. Base is exquisite with 12 inset highly iridescent turtleback tiles and a beautiful original patina. Base is marked and signed Tiffany Studios New York. Lamp is 23" H. This is the same lamp as picture in Koch's "Louis C. Tiffany's Glass-Bronzes-Lamps" page 127, Number 196 and in Duncan's "Tiffany at Auction" page 132, number 348. It is rare to find this quality of lamp in the "double belted turtleback" style.