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Tiffany vase

Tiffany vase

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Description (Brief)
Favrile Glass. The body is of amber bottle glass. Form: A pear shaped body, the largest end up and the sides slightly concave. Decorated: The shoulder is clouded with a greenish yellow. From the shoulder and extending to center of base are five branches of striated coarse leaves and the whole surface has an iridescent effect.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
vase
date made
1893 - 96
maker
Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company, or Tiffany Studios
place made
United States: New York, Queens, Corona
Physical Description
brown, light (?? color)
monochrome, gold (overall surface decoration color name)
glass, ?, translucent (?? material)
paper (label material)
amber (overall popular color name)
blown (?? production method/technique)
iridescent (joint piece production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 6 1/4 in x 7 in; 15.875 cm x 17.78 cm
overall: 6 1/4 in x 7 in; 15.875 cm x 17.78 cm
ID Number
CE.96418
catalog number
96418
accession number
30453
maker number
5568
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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