LCT Tiffany Favrile, Pastel Blue Stemmed Sherbet, Dessert Cup~~~ - For Sale
LCT Tiffany Favrile, Pastel Blue Stemmed Sherbet, Dessert Cup~~~
For Sale is a lovely piece of Art Glass made by Tiffany Studios of New York, New York. The Item is a "Stemmed Sherbet" and it is done in the very desirable Pastel Blue Opalescent color. The Sherbet stands 3 1/2" tall and the Cup is 1 1/2" in diameter. The bottom foot has a diameter of 2 1/2".
The Sherbet displays a wonderful and rich deep periwinkle Blue top lip. This is set against a background of creamy white opalescence glass. The Sherbet sits on a Stem that rises up off of a round foot. The Stem and the foot are done in opalescence glass. The Foot and the top of the Cordial have a wonderfully Rolled and Fire Polished edge. This piece of Art Glass is very delicate and it is amazing that it has survived over 90 years without any damage.
The Stemmed Sherbet is considered to be in excellent condition as there are no cracks, nicks, chips or dings. The Piece is signed on the bottom with the Etched "L.C.T. Favrile" Cipher mark for "Louis Comfort Tiffany". There is also a counter sunk polished pontil. This is the sign of a quality piece of Art Glass.
These Pastel Blue Sherbets are some of the hardest color to find in the Tiffany Pastel Art Glass pieces. The quality doesn't get much better than this. I'm sure the buyer will be delighted with their Purchase. This Stemmed Sherbet was made Circa 1917-1925.