Research: Luce Center for American Art

Vase
Accession #67.120.81
Culture American
Maker Tiffany Studios
TitleVase
Dateca. 1896-1900
MediumOpalescent glass
Dimensions2 7/8 x 2 3/8 x 2 3/8 in. (7.3 x 6 x 6 cm)
MarksOn bottom: scratched "L.C.T. (Louis Comfort Tiffany) / N1827"; also original paper label with "TIFFANY FAVRILE GLASS / REGISTERED TRADE MARK", printed in circle around cipher including letters "C D T C O"
Inscriptionsno inscriptions
Signedno signature
Credit LineBequest of Laura L. Barnes
LocationVisible Storage: Case 1, Shelf A (Tiffany Glass)
DescriptionMiniature vase, opalescent or "Favrile" glass. Ovoid form, slightly pointed in center; loop-type handles formed from re-applied gather on either side; footed. Metallic wash on surface forming iridescent purple, green, and silver color, with flashes of gold. Condition: Excellent