Research: Luce Center for American Art

Vase
Accession #2000.79.2
Maker Tiffany Studios
TitleVase
Dateca. 1920
MediumOpalescent glass
Dimensions13 1/8 x 6 7/8 x 6 7/8 in. (33.3 x 17.5 x 17.5 cm)
MarksOn bottom, etched in script: "1535-4554M" and "Louis C. Tiffany Furnaces Inc. Favrile"
Credit LineGift of Richard L. Gaynor and Donald S. Gaynor in memory of their parents, Robert Samuel Gaynor and Pearl Russek Gaynor
LocationVisible Storage: Case 1, Shelf E (Tiffany Glass)
DescriptionOpalescent or "Favrile" glass vase; large, thick-walled, trumpet shape with wide flaring rim. Body tapers to large knob that sits atop annular knob, resting on domed base with fourteen evenly spaced molded striations; folded foot. Nearly colorless body overlaid with gold iridescence with rose and blue highlights. Condition: very good