Tall Stoneware Lamp by Gordon and Jane Martz for Marshall Studios
A tall and striking ceramic lamp by husband-and-wife design team Gordon and Jane Martz. Produced by their family company, Marshall Studios in Indiana beginning in 1957, the Model 172 lamp has an organic form with a ribbed texture produced by horizontal incising and a conical walnut neck. The earthy leanings are accentuated by a matte glaze in a soft brown. Retains UL tag.
Sold with the pictured lampshade; a vintage design, though not original to the piece.
The lamp has a diameter of 7” and a height of 50” including the shade, which has a 17” diameter.
Excellent vintage condition; professionally cleaned. There is a small chip a near the base of the lamp. Manufacturer name and is signed Martz near the base. Vintage lampshade included.