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Fruit Cup
Accession #67.120.112
Maker Tiffany Studios
TitleFruit Cup
Dateca. 1906-1912
MediumOpalescent glass
Dimensions3 5/8 x 3 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (9.2 x 9.5 x 9.5 cm)
MarksEngraved on base: "3029D / L.C. Tiffany / Favrile"
Inscriptionsno inscriptions
Signedno signature
Credit LineBequest of Laura L. Barnes
LocationVisible Storage: Case 1, Shelf A (Tiffany Glass)
DescriptionOpalescent or "Favrile" glass fruit cup. Wide flaring lip; double spherical body divided into eight planes by eight vertical ribs; footed base. Of amber glass with surface of applied metallic glass of iridescent shades of purple and gold with flashes of green. Condition: Excellent.