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