Research: Luce Center for American Art

Vase
Accession #67.120.65
Culture American
Maker Tiffany Studios
TitleVase
Dateca. 1896-1900
MediumFavrile glass
Dimensions4 5/8 x 4 x 4 in. (11.7 x 10.2 x 10.2 cm)
MarksEngraved on base: "5244 / L.C. Tiffany / Farvile / 1063" and with original paper label printed: "TIFFANY / FAVRILE GLASS / REGISTERED TRADE MARK" in circle around cypher that includes initials L.C.T. in stylized form.
Inscriptionsno inscriptions
Signedno signature
Credit LineBequest of Laura L. Barnes
LocationVisible Storage: Case 1, Shelf C (Tiffany Glass)
DescriptionVase, "Favrile" glass. Blue glass washed over all with silver-blue and purple iridescence. Urn shaped. From flat, broad shoulders body tapered to a narrow bottom on a footed base. Handles are made of glass rods applied to shoulders and turned into a curve suitable for grasping. CONDITION - Excellent.