Favrile Salt

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Object Name: 
Favrile Salt
Accession Number: 
81.4.38
Dimensions: 
H: 3.5 cm, D: 5.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Reuben G. Uhler in memory of Ada Corey Aufhammer
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass with gold-blue iridescent surface; blown. Eight sided inverted conical form with rounded shoulder; rim flares out slightly from shoulder; flared foot; polished pontil area on base; signed on base in block letters "L.C.T." and other illegible signature; circular paper label on pontil area is Feb. 9, 1904 registered Tiffany trademark with stylized "LCT" in center surrounded by block letters "Favrile Glass - Trade Mark Registered - Tiffany".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Uhler, Reuben G., Source
Uhler, Mrs. Reuben G., Source
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Glass Tableware, Bowls and Vases (1982) pl. 170; BIB# 22048