Favrile Cup and Saucer

Object Name: 
Favrile Cup and Saucer

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Object Name: 
Favrile Cup and Saucer
Accession Number: 
50.4.513
Dimensions: 
Overall Cup H: 2.4 cm; Cup Rim Diam: 7.75 cm; Cup Body Diam (max): 9 cm; Cup Foot Diam: 5 cm; Overall Saucer H: 2.5 cm; Saucer Rim Diam: 15.75 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1914-1915
Primary Description: 
Favrile Cup and Saucer. Possibly lead glass, mother-of-pearl, iridescent blue and gold; probably free-blown; cup: ovoid bowl incurving at rim and tapering at bottom to flaring circular foot with ground and polished pontil mark; small loop handle terminating in broad oval; mother-of-pearl outside and iridescent gold inside, iridescent blue band inside and outside below rim; matching saucer with flaring convex sides and flat table-rim on bottom. Both marked on bottom "9186 J. L. C. Tiffany-Favrile".
Department: 
Provenance: 
McKearin, George S., Source
1950-07-31
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
9126 J. L. C. Tiffany-Favrile
inscription
base (saucer and cup)
The Story of American Pressed Glass of the Lacy Period, 1825-1850
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1954-06-21 through 1954-09-15