Research: Luce Center for American Art

Salt Cellar
Accession #67.120.82
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)
MarksScratched on base: "L.C.T. / T4762"
Inscriptionsno inscriptions
Signedno signature
Credit LineBequest of Laura L. Barnes
LocationVisible Storage: Case 1, Shelf A (Tiffany Glass)
DescriptionSalt cellar, opalescent or "Favrile" glass. Slightly pointed ovoid body; sloping shoulder; elongated, flaring lip; four projecting feet. Metallic wash on surface; predominant colors are iridescent amber, purple, blue, and gold. Condition: Excellent