Vase, 'Jack in the pulpit', favrile glass, Art Nouveau style, designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany, c. 1900, made by Tiffany Furnaces, Corona, Long Island, New York, USA, 1908
A large vase blown and tooled in golden favrile glass with pink, purple and tourquise highlights. The vase is in the form of a stylised open flower, the tall stem rising from a flattened globular base to support a large undulating corolla with the front part pulled down towards the stem and the back raised upward. Makers mark on base, '7221 C L.C. Tiffany Favrile'.