Aurene Plate, 1920-1929

Summary

Art Glass is ornamental and decorative glass dating from the mid-to-late 19th century through the early 20th century. Makers of Art Glass employed newly-developed technologies for producing vibrant colors and surface textures. This is most famously seen in the iridescent surfaces of Louis Comfort Tiffany and his contemporaries, although Art Glass took many shapes and forms.

Art Glass is ornamental and decorative glass dating from the mid-to-late 19th century through the early 20th century. Makers of Art Glass employed newly-developed technologies for producing vibrant colors and surface textures. This is most famously seen in the iridescent surfaces of Louis Comfort Tiffany and his contemporaries, although Art Glass took many shapes and forms.

Artifact

Plate (Dish)

Date Made

1920-1929

 On Exhibit

at Greenfield Village in Davidson-Gerson Gallery of Glass

Object ID

2016.99.15

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of Byron and Dorothy Gerson.

Material

Glass (Material)

Color

Blue
Purple

Dimensions

Height: 1.25 in

Diameter: 8 in

Inscriptions

on bottom: Aurene / 3059

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