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Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Opalescent glass
  • Place Manufactured: Corona, New York, United States
  • DATES ca. 1901-1905
    DIMENSIONS 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. (7 x 5.7 x 5.7 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Scratched on bottom: "L.C.T / Y7148"
    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
    ACCESSION NUMBER 67.120.100
    CREDIT LINE Bequest of Laura L. Barnes
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Tiffany Studios (1902-1932). Vase, ca. 1901-1905. Opalescent glass, 2 3/4 x 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. (7 x 5.7 x 5.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Laura L. Barnes, 67.120.100. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 67.120.100.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 67.120.100.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Miniature vase, opalescent or "Favrile" glass. Amber glass with iridescent hues of gold, green and purple overall. Urn shaped with modifications; short, wide flaring neck; high, rounded shoulder; upper body depressed; wider waist tapers toward base. Small high loop handles on either side. Condition: Excellent
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