Favrile Vase

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Object Name: 
Favrile Vase
Accession Number: 
50.4.524
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 20.5 cm, Diam (max): 11 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1897
Web Description: 
The bottom of this vase is inscribed “119-A Collection L. C. Tiffany.” This means that Tiffany kept the vase for his personal collection, which was housed at his residence, Laurelton Hall, on Oyster Bay, Long Island.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
1950-10-01
Tiffany, Louis Comfort ((American, 1848-1933)), Former Collection
Category: 
Color: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
119A - Coll. L. C. Tiffany Favrile
inscription
base
Primary Description: 
Favrile Vase. Favrile, opaque glass, iridescent diagonal draggings and loopings on bronze-like body; free-blown; slender tall ovoid body, short neck with oval rim; small concave circular base inscribed around outer edge "119A - Coll. L. C. Tiffany Favrile".
Title Unknown (Parke-Bernet Galleries)
Venue(s)
Parke-Bernet Galleries, NYC
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
 
Three Art Nouveau Glass Makers (1960) illustrated, p. 127, fig. 2;