Research: Luce Center for American Art

Salt Cellar
Accession #67.120.88
Culture American
Maker Tiffany Studios
TitleSalt Cellar
Dateca. 1900-1920
MediumOpalescent glass
Dimensions1 1/16 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. (2.7 x 7 x 7 cm)
MarksScratched 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)
DescriptionSalt cellar, opalescent or "Favrile" glass. Circular base; shallow bowl; concave lip bent into waved form. Amber glass with metallic wash forming iridescent gold color with flashes of red and blue. Condition: Excellent