Tiffany Studios (1902-1932). <em>Salt Cellar</em>, ca. 1900-1920. Opalescent glass, 1 3/8 x 2 3/16 x 2 3/16 in. (3.5 x 5.6 x 5.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Laura L. Barnes, 67.120.84. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 67.120.84.jpg)

Salt Cellar

Artist:Tiffany StudiosAmerican

Medium: Opalescent glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1900-1920

Dimensions: 1 3/8 x 2 3/16 x 2 3/16 in. (3.5 x 5.6 x 5.6 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 67.120.84

Image: 67.120.84.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Salt cellar, opalescent or "Favrile" glass. Lower part of body has concave flare; above is sloping shoulder with concave neck and elongated, flaring lip. Applied lily-pad gathers encircle body in vertical fashion. Metallic wash on surface forming iridescent amber and gold colors with flashes of purple and blue. Condition: Excellent.

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