American Steuben Carder Period Calcite Glass Bowl Shade Pendant Light

American Steuben Carder Period Calcite Glass Bowl Shade Pendant Light

Ref: L3320
Maker: Steuben Glass Works (Corning, NY, 1903-2011)

A large, antique, Steuben glass dome or bowl shade in white calcite glass, acid etched with a radiating, leaf design. This type of light shade would have been suspended from the ceiling. Calcite glass is a creamy white glass created by Frederick Carder around 1915. The translucency is achieved by adding molten ash to the molten glass. Note: the retail price includes rewiring with a two-light socket. The height can be shortened.

Date: c. 1920
Dimensions: W 16 D 16 H 28 in.
Shade: H 5 in.
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