Tiffany Desk Lamp, ca. 1915
Appraised Value: $4,000 - $6,000 (2012)
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Appraisal Video: (1:18)
Glass, Pottery & Porcelain, Silver
Antique Dealer & Certified Appraiser
GUEST: It's Tiffany Studio, I know that much.
APPRAISER: And how do you know that?
GUEST: It's on the bottom.
APPRAISER: On the bottom, right.
GUEST: It's not like most Tiffany lamps where there's a lot of stained glass work. I don't know quite why it's so different.
APPRAISER: And where did you get it?
GUEST: I got it from my dad, who got it from his dad.
APPRAISER: It does have a Tiffany Studios mark on the bottom, a brown to green finish on the metal. This is a Favrile Fabrique shade.
APPRAISER: It's also referred to as a linen fold shade. And it was made about 1910 to 1915.
APPRAISER: We can tell that by the switch on the back. This was a switch that was used a little later than when they were originally made. And I would place a value on this for insurance from $4,000 to $6,000.
APPRAISER: It's a lovely lamp, and I'm so happy that you brought it to the Roadshow.
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