Rare and early Favrile turtleback lantern, New York, ca. 1900; Leaded glass, patinated metal, single socket; Unmarked; Lantern only: 18" x 8", chain: 32" long; Originally intended to hang facing a painting or other piece of art for illumination.; Provenance: Private collection, New Jersey
Sale Price: $26,250
Estimate: $15,000 - $20,000
Overall good original condition. Short, tight cracks to a few of the smaller glass tiles. Moderate flaking to original patina on leading. Rewired, replacement Tiffany-style chain.