Blotter
Date 1920
Manufacturer:Tiffany Studios, American, 1902-1932
Dimensions Overall: 2 x 5 1/2 x 3 in. (5.1 x 14 x 7.6 cm)
Medium Gilt bronze
Credit Line Gift of Walter P. Chrysler, Jr.
Description Rocker blotter decorated with fields of richly chased ornament relieved by a deeply carved band of ermines on each side. The style was used extensively by 16th century Venetian leather craftsmen.
Published ReferencesKoch, GLASS-BRONZE-LAMPS, (Crown: New York, 1971), p. 96, pl. 123, illus. #1646.
Inscriptions Unmarked.
Object Number 83.459