Tiffany Studios (1902–1932). <em>Vase</em>, ca. 1920. Opalescent glass, 13 x 8 x 8 in.  (33.0 x 20.3 x 20.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Richard L. Gaynor and Donald S. Gaynor in memory of their parents, Robert Samuel Gaynor and Pearl Russek Gaynor

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Artist:Tiffany Studios

Medium: Opalescent glass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1920

Dimensions: 13 x 8 x 8 in. (33.0 x 20.3 x 20.3 cm)


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

Accession Number: 2000.79.1

Image: 2000.79.1_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Opalescent or "Favrile" glass vase; large, thick-walled, baluster shape. Wide mouth with pronounced rim, large neck, broad shoulder; body swells, then tapers to slightly sloped base. Ring separating foot from body probably applied, with noticeable scarf joint. Nearly colorless body overlaid with gold iridescence with rose highlights especially pronounced at join of body and neck. Condition: very good

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