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Artichaut (Artichoke)

Material(s):Amber glass and metal

Designer/Maker:Rene Lalique for Lampe Berger

Markings:Molded "R. Lalique, Made in France, Lampe Hygienique Berger" on bottom


Date or Era:1928

Dimensions:15 cm.

Special Features:Very art deco design

Additional Information:
Lampe Berger is still selling perfume burners. "Hygienique" indicated that this was a method to cleanse and purify the air in a room. This is frequently seen without the glass top - rate to find complete. This is classified in the catalogue raissone as a Brule-Parfum A Alcool by Lalique.