Agate Vase
Date ca. 1898
Manufacturer:Tiffany Glass and Decorating Company, American, 1892 - 1902
Dimensions Overall: 8 1/4 in. (21 cm) Overall, Rim: 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
Medium Mold-blown glass
Credit Line Gift of Walter P. Chrysler, Jr.
Description Bulbous ribbed vase. Green with ripples of white, chartreuse and blue. Looks like polished marble. Black round collared base.
Exhibition History"Louis C. Tiffany: Master of Glass," Musée du Luxembourg, September 16, 2009- January 10, 2010; The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, February 11 - May 2, 2010; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, June 5 - August 29, 2010.
Published ReferencesGrover, ART GLASS NOUVEAU, pg. 108, ill.
Chrysler Museum TIFFANY CATALOGUE, #171.
Inscriptions Marked on polished pontil: "Louis C. Tiffany 07211" personalized manuscript signature.
Object Label Tiffany Glass and Decorating Company Corona, New York Agate Vase, ca. 1897-1900 Mold-blown glass Gift of Walter P. Chrysler, Jr. 71.6303 Approved By: ERL
Object Number 71.6303