Suess Apple Leaded Table Lamp
From an Ebay auction by Howard Booher
The lamp measures 25" tall and the shade 24" in diameter. The unit weighs almost 35 pounds. This lamp is pictured in the "Suess Ornamental Glass Co., Chicago, ILL" catalog dated 1906. All of the pieces around the curves are bent glass. The flowers are salmon/pink with yellow striations. The leaves and stems are a dark green. The background is a lighter green with brown striations. The base is solid bronze with a 4 socket Hubbell cluster. It measures over 13" in diameter across the bottom. The patina is the original brown.
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