Research: Luce Center for American Art

Vase
Accession #67.120.99
Culture American
Maker Tiffany Studios
TitleVase
Date1906-1912
MediumOpalescent glass
Dimensions2 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. (7 x 6.4 x 6.4 cm)
MarksScratched on bottom: "L.C.T. / 5301E"
Inscriptionsno inscriptions
Signedno signature
Credit LineBequest of Laura L. Barnes
LocationVisible Storage: Case 1, Shelf A (Tiffany Glass)
DescriptionMiniature vase, opalescent or "Favrile" glass. Amber glass washed overall with pale gold, purple, green iridescence that highlights the pronounced waist and pronounced ring around the neck. Body tapers in toward base. Short wide neck narrows sharply between ring and convex shoulder. Loop handles formed by pinches on either side of body. Condition: Good