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Sorbet dish

Sorbet dish
Title
Sorbet dish
Date 
1902-1920
Medium 
Favrile glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. ( 8.9 x 8.9 cm )
Description 
Blown Favrile glass sorbet dish with gold iridescent finish; bulbous dish on applied short stem flaring to circular foot with downfolded rim; no pontil mark.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. J. Ferris Simmons
Object Number 
1939.292
Marks 
label: on underside of foot: "LCT/TIFFANY FAVRILE GLASS/REGISTERED TRADEMARK"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group