Tiffany vase

Tiffany vase

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Description (Brief)
Favrile glass. Opaque smokey yellow body streaked with gray; over this are drawn grass leaves in bright iridescent colors. Form: Flattened globular form with an almost flat shoulder and short cylindrical neck; sides have been pressed in forming five large depressions or dimples around its greatest diameter. Purchased from Charles Tiffany, $25.00.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
1893 - 96
Tiffany Glass & Decorating Company, or Tiffany Studios
place made
United States: New York, Queens, Corona
Physical Description
brown (overall color)
monochrome, blue (overall surface decoration color name)
glass, ?, opaque (overall material)
iridescent (joint piece production method/technique)
overall: 4 3/4 in x 4 1/2 in; 12.065 cm x 11.43 cm
overall: 4 7/8 in x 4 5/8 in; 12.3825 cm x 11.7475 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
maker number
x 238 (etched)
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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