Welcome to Antiques & Moore! This listing is for a gorgeous Tiffany "Favrile" gold iridescent Art Glass novelty smoke bell, c. This beautiful smoke bell has vibrant gold iridescent coloration with strong silver and blue highlights. The bottom edge has a wavy/scalloped shape and the body has swirling diagonal "ribs".The dish has an applied glass ring at the top for hanging or to use as a handle. In over 35 years in the antiques business I have never seen another of these items. The glass is etched "L587" on the glass base of top ring/handle. T he condition is excellent with no chips, cracks or repairs. Measures 5" high and 2 5/8" in diameter at base.
"Favrile" glass was patented by Louis Comfort Tiffany in 1894 and along with Frederick Carder's "Aurene" glass made for Steuben, this glass set the highest standard for iridescent glass at the turn of the 20th century. We at Antiques & Moore have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "RARE WHIMSICAL TIFFANY FAVRILE GOLD IRIDESCENT ART GLASS NOVELTY SMOKE BELL" is in sale since Sunday, April 02, 2017. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\North American\Tiffany".
The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.