Tiffany vase

Tiffany vase

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Description (Brief)
Favrile glass. Body is of common green bottle glass splashed with reddish brown and shades of blue. Form: bulbous top and bottom connected by a concave waist with large opening in the top, but no neck. Decorated with reddish brown seaweed shaped leaves from top to bottom and shades of blue painted leaves all covered with an iridescent covering. Purchase from Charles Tiffany for $45.00.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
vase
vase
vase, tall
date made
1893-96
1893 - 96
maker
Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company, or Tiffany Studios
Physical Description
green, light (overall color)
monochrome, red, deep (overall surface decoration color name)
glass, transparent (overall material)
blown (overall production method/technique)
iridescent (joint piece production method/technique)
trailed (joint piece production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 18 in x 8 in; 45.72 cm x 20.32 cm
ID Number
CE.96417
catalog number
96417
accession number
30453
maker number
4495
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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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