Research: Luce Center for American Art

Footed Cup
Accession #71.183.2
Maker Tiffany Studios
TitleFooted Cup
Dateca. 1896-1900
MediumOpalescent glass
Dimensions6 x 2 3/8 x 2 3/8 in. (15.2 x 6 x 6 cm)
MarksCut into rim of foot: "L.C.T." and "H2429"
Inscriptionsno inscriptions
Signedno signature
Credit LineBequest of Julian Clarence Levi
LocationVisible Storage: Case 1, Shelf C (Tiffany Glass)
DescriptionOpalescent or "Favrile" glass footed cup. Elongated ovoid cup with thread decoration on body over which are applied six prunts. Foot in form of segmented cone with fold at base. Of amber bottle glass fused with metallic oxides giving hues of purple, gold, blue, etc. iridescence. CONDITION: Excellent.