Research: Luce Center for American Art

Salt Cellar
Accession #67.120.86
Culture American
Maker Tiffany Studios
TitleSalt Cellar
Dateca. 1900-1920
MediumOpalescent glass
Dimensions1 x 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 in. (2.5 x 6.7 x 6.7 cm)
MarksScratched on base: "L.C.T."
Inscriptionsno inscriptions
Signedno signature
Credit LineBequest of Laura L. Barnes
LocationVisible Storage: Case 1, Shelf B (Tiffany Glass)
DescriptionSalt cellar, opalescent or "Favrile" glass. Plain amber glass with metallic wash of amber, blue and gold iridescence. Shallow, bowl-shaped body with slightly ribbed sides rising to form concave waved lip. Decagonal base. Condition: Slightly worn