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Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Opalescent glass
  • Place Manufactured: New York, New York, United States
  • DATES ca. 1900
    DIMENSIONS 3 1/8 x 5 x 3 5/8 in. (7.9 x 12.7 x 9.2 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Scratched on underside, around rim: "L.C.T. D771"
    SIGNATURE no signature
    INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Alfred M. F. Kiddle
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Tiffany Studios (1902-1932). Mug, ca. 1900. Opalescent glass, 3 1/8 x 5 x 3 5/8 in. (7.9 x 12.7 x 9.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Alfred M. F. Kiddle, 62.102.5. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 62.102.5_bw.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 62.102.5_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Mug of opalescent or "Favrile" glass. Iridescent blue dripped over a greenish-gray, rough textured surface. Simple ear handle. Pulvinated foot with bowl in simple S-curve from base to lip which flares out. CONDITION: Lab report dated 9/4/98 lists condition as good.
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