Handel marijuana lamp.Handel

This is certainly one of the prizes in my collection. It is very rare and I have consulted with lighting experts, all who have never seen another.

handel sigA Handel lamp in a marijuana and trailing smoke motif. Signed and numbered Handel Co. #2750 on rim with an r mark. 12″ shade, 20″ tall lamp.

This is a beautiful lamp with no flaws, circa 1920. It is the earliest use of marijuana as a floral embellishment that I have ever encountered.