As you can see, she. Is not perfect but the good news is there are NO cracks! Occurs at the base of the lamp. NOTHING above the upper rim of the base. 5th photo, there appears to be a hair line crack.
This is a mold mark or straw mark as they are sometimes. There is a second such line under her left arm as well. There are also a few. Tiny bubbles in the glass.
McKee was NOT a high quality glass maker such as Lalique and this Depression. Glass was cheaply made to imitate the more expensive.These small "imperfections" are a standard ocurance. In Depression glass and are expected. No chips or cracks or problems above the base. Top was designed to sit down inside of either a. Because I do not have the. Bottom, I can not say how much. Once she is placed down inside of the. You will have to be the judge of.
On the front, you can see in the photos that there are. Small chips on the far left under the word Danse. And and under her left forward foot. Surface chips in the frosted glass. Around to the back, you can see a much larger size."Hunk" of a chip that does extend above the base rim. It's too bad that the chip is there but better on the. Back rather than the front. I can not estimate how much.
Of this chip will extend above the base but it will. Be visible from the back I'm sure. There are no other chips.She could use a good cleaning around her face. With a gentle brush because you can see some old dirt in the. Eautiful Art Deco lamp for a fraction. Of the similarly stylized Lalique Suzanne lamp! Someone has the base and has been looking for this. Top to complete the lamp!
Please feel free to ask questions. The item "ANTIQUE ART DECO MCKEE PINK GLASS DANSE DE LUMIERE NUDE LAMP 1930'S TOP ONLY" is in sale since Sunday, September 1, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Periods & Styles\Art Deco".The seller is "scottsoldcuriosityshop" and is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.