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Bowl

Bowl
Title
Bowl
Date 
ca. 1918
Medium 
Favrile glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 x 6 1/2 in. ( 7.6 x 16.5 cm )
Description 
Favrile blown amethyst glass bowl with purplish blue iridescent finish; bowl with sharply flared sides and outward folded rim; slightly concave ground pontil mark.
Credit Line 
Gift of Alfred M.F. Kiddle
Object Number 
1965.48b
Marks 
engraved: on underside of base: "L.C. Tiffany Inc. Favrile" engraved: on underside of base: "5832 M"
Gallery Label 
The registry number with a suffix "M" suggests that this piece was manufactured by Tiffany Studios around 1918.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group