PITTSBURGH ACANTHUS AND SEASHELL METAL LAMP BASE, circular foot with a seashell motif connecting to an acanthus themed ribbed stem, replaced vintage socket. Topped with a yellow cased reverse painted shade depicting a cabin and windmill next to some trees and a hill. Pittsburgh Lamps, Brass, and Glass Co. First quarter 20th century. 19 1/2" HOA, 5 3/8" H, 2" D shade fitter.
Base in excellent condition with later finish showing overall crizzling. Shade with significant imperfections including chipping and bruising to the fitter and rim and a crack running from the fitter into the body.
Provenance: Property of a Tennessee estate.