12 June 2003
A DECORATED FAVRILE GLASS VASE*
Tiffany Studios, circa 1907
iridescent gold interior
3 1/8in. (8cm.) high
engraved 3135B, painted museum accession number 97.57
Herbert Trigger Antiques, New York
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This vase was acquired by the museum on March 18, 1957 with funds from the Phyllis B. Lambert Fund.
This lot is exempt from Sales Tax.
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