A Tiffany Studios New York "Spider" leaded glass and patinated bronze table lamp. A patinated bronze spider finial sits atop the shade, its legs dividing its web into six panels. Each panel is comprised of mottled glass that graduates from green to white. The shade is integrated with a dark patinated bronze inverted "Mushroom" base.The botanically accurate grooved stem is intentionally designed to represent fungus. Circa 1900.
A similar lamp is pictured in: The Lamps of Tiffany, by Dr. Egon Neustadt, New York: The Fairfield Press, 1970, p. 73, plate 106.
Shade signed: "Tiffany Studios New York 337".
Base signed: "Tiffany Studios New York 337".