An antique, Tiffany Studios rectangular beaded edge desk or dresser box with a hinged lid and pierced pine needle pattern over unusual white opalescent slag glass. With fitted fabric lined interior. With traces of the original silver-plate.
Model: 816. The Pine Needle pattern desk set was first introduced in 1899 and remained in production for approximately 20 years.
Tiffany Studios (New York, NY, 1878-1933)
Stamped: Tiffany Studios / New York / 816.
G. A. Kemeny & D. Miller, Tiffany Desk Treasures, p. 32-37, A. Duncan, Tiffany Lamps and Metalware, p. 467, ill. 1842.
Early 20th century
Width 6.75 Depth 4 Height 3 inches
Note: cracks to glass (back side) and base (near right foot)