Tiffany vase

Tiffany vase

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Description (Brief)
Favrile glass. Body of common bottle glass. Form: Flattened bulbous body with large, high tapering cylindrical neck would with a spiral thread of glass. Decorated with glass coating which changes according to the light from a deep blue green to a red purple. Purchased from William Tiffany, $25.00.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Vase, Tall
date made
1895
maker
Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company, or Tiffany Studios
place made
United States: New York, Queens, Corona
Physical Description
blue, dark (overall color)
green (overall color)
glass, ?, translucent? (overall material)
iridescent (joint piece production method/technique)
threaded (joint piece production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 13 in x 4 7/8 in; 33.02 cm x 12.3825 cm
overall: 12 7/8 in x 4 7/8 in; 32.7025 cm x 12.3825 cm
ID Number
CE.96424
catalog number
96424
accession number
30453
maker number
x 137 (etched)
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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