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Vase 2179

Artist:
Tiffany & Co. (1837–present)
Date:
1869
Geography:
(none assigned) New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Ink, wax pencil, and graphite on two-ply off-white wove paper
Dimensions:
Overall: 17 3/8 x 10 1/4 in. (44.1 x 26 cm) Design: 17 3/8 x 10 1/4 in. (44.1 x 26 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Tiffany and Co., 1987
Accession Number:
1987.1047.7
Not on view
Inscription: [recto, upper left corner, in orange stamp]: 62
[recto, upper right corner, in pencil]: Thos Nast
[recto, center left, in blue wax pencil]: #7
[recto, center left, in blue stamp]: TIFFANY & CO / FEB / 20 / 1869 / NEW YORK
[recto, lower left corner, in black ink]: Vase 2.179 / 3824 / Dragon Ruby Eyes / Inside tube / Screwed together / Parcel gilt and oxidized
[recto, lower left corner, in black ink]: T.O
[recto, lower right corner, in red ink]: III Small flutes.
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