Research: Luce Center for American Art

Salt Cellar
Accession #67.120.70
Culture American
Maker Tiffany Studios
TitleSalt Cellar
Dateca. 1901-1905
MediumOpalescent glass
Dimensions1 1/8 x 2 x 2 in. (2.9 x 5.1 x 5.1 cm)
MarksEngraved on base: "L.C.T. / R6386"
Inscriptionsno inscriptions
Signedno signature
Credit LineBequest of Laura L. Barnes
LocationVisible Storage: Case 1, Shelf B (Tiffany Glass)
DescriptionSalt cellar, opalescent or "Favrile" glass. Flattened spherical form with serpentine nodes on outer surface; amber bottle glass with changeable iridescent metallic overlay of light blue color with flashes of silver and gold. Condition: Excellent