Research: Luce Center for American Art

Salt Cellar
Accession #67.120.73
Culture American
Maker Tiffany Studios
TitleSalt Cellar
Dateca. 1896-1919
MediumOpalescent glass
Dimensions1 x 2 7/8 x 2 7/8 in. (2.5 x 7.3 x 7.3 cm)
MarksEngraved on base: "1256 / L.C.T. / FAVRILE"
Inscriptionsno inscriptions
Signedno signature
Credit LineBequest of Laura L. Barnes
LocationVisible Storage: Case 1, Shelf B (Tiffany Glass)
DescriptionOpalescent or "Favrile" glass salt cellar. Circular base with pinched lip, giving serpentine effect; blue glass with metallic overlay of iridescent, changeable blue color. Condition: Excellent.