Research: Luce Center for American Art

Flower Vase
Accession #14.739.13
TitleFlower Vase
Dateca. 1896-1900
MediumFavrile glass
Dimensionsheight: 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
MarksNone but with original paper label printed: "TIFFANY FAVRILLE GLASS/REGISTERED TRADWMARK" in circle around cyper including letters "GDT Co."
Credit LineGift of Charles W. Gould
LocationVisible Storage: Case 1, Shelf C (Tiffany Glass)
DescriptionHeavy glass, truncated. Ovoid shape, covered with a rough glaze of iridescent colors; yellow, pink, green, blue and gold. Maker: Tiffany Studios Condition: Cracked but not obvious in the upper shoulder in a star shape with hairline crack on the other side. "Very fragile", extensive cracking-see conservation lab memo 7/12/89, 8/12/92.