American Lantern

From an Ebay auction.

Stained glass fixture,probably dating from the turn of the century.The fixture measures 17 inches tall to the top of the brass piping.The base and top measure 10 1/2 inches square.The glass is all leaded with brass strips on the corner edges, top and bottom edges and the wide strips on the top and bottom sections are also brass.Originally made to operate on gas,over the years the gas parts were removed and this lamp was found with a single electric bulb hanging in the center ,which has been removed.