Inkstand in "Etched Metal & Glass (E.M. & G.)" Pattern

Object Name: 
Inkstand in "Etched Metal & Glass (E.M. & G.)" Pattern

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Object Name: 
Inkstand in "Etched Metal & Glass (E.M. & G.)" Pattern
Accession Number: 
2016.4.42 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8 cm, W: 8.4 cm, D: 8.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
probably 1899-1902
possibly after 1902
Credit Line: 
Gift of James R. and Maisie Houghton
Primary Description: 
Inkstand in "Etched Metal & Glass (E.M. & G.)" Pattern. Green, white, and colorless sheet glass, bronze; assembled. (a) Four-walled patinated metal inkwell lined with striated green and white glass. Metal walls cut in decorative leaf and vine design. Inkwell has four ball feet and hinged dome lid with pressed design matching that of walls. Double beaded bands around base and top of inkwell. (b) Colorless glass inset.
Department: 
Pattern Name: 
Etched Metal & Glass (E.M. & G.)
Provenance: 
Houghton, James R., Source
2016-12-19
Houghton, Maisie (Mrs. James R.), Source
2016-12-19
Technique: 
Inscription: 
6097
inscription
Scratched (a) on base
TIFFANY STUDIOS / NEW YORK 77
signature
Stamped (a) on base