The body of this very small antique, Tiffany vase is yellow with an overall satin gold iridescence with platinum bat-wing decoration on the shoulder. The vase has a ground and polished pontil and a fire-polished rim. Tiffany was known for this batwing design motif.
LITERATURE P. E. Doros, The Art Glass of Louis Comfort Tiffany, fig 49 p. 99 and p. 217 (for a similar batwing design illustrated).
MAKER Tiffany Studios (New York, NY, 1878-1933)
DATE c. 1896
DIMENSIONS Width 2.75 Depth 2.75 Height 3.5 in.