Tiffany Studios (1902–1932). <em>Salt Cellar</em>, ca. 1900–1920. Opalescent glass, 1 1/8 x 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 in. (2.9 x 6.7 x 6.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Laura L. Barnes, 67.120.89. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 67.120.89.jpg)

Salt Cellar

Artist:Tiffany StudiosAmerican

Medium: Opalescent glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1900–1920

Dimensions: 1 1/8 x 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 in. (2.9 x 6.7 x 6.7 cm)


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

Accession Number: 67.120.89

Image: 67.120.89.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Salt cellar, opalescent or "Favrile" glass. Wide circular mouth with slightly cylindrical lip; sloping, rounded shoulders; slightly pointed body; lower section tapers in at considerable angle. Lower part of body has subtle suggestion of ribbing. Metallic surface wash forming changeable hues of amber, purple, and gold. Condition: excellent

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