Antique 1920s era metal lamp base has been hand-painted and holds a hand-dyed Turkish Starling silk lampshade. The shade is ombre-dyed from pale teal into deep mauve. The shade is covered on the sides with gold metallic net with turquoise swirls. The front panels are covered in an exquisitely detailed gold beaded metallic net. The small panels are embellished with a beautiful Nouveau/Egyptian style gold embroidered netting. Victorian era chenille and metallic trim crown the top of the shade. The hand beaded fringe is in matching tones and the lamp also has a jeweled on/off pull chain.
is 27 1/2 inches to the top of the finial.