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    A Thomas Webb & Sons Red Cameo Glass 1889 Paris Exposition Vase, designed by George and Thomas Woodall, Stourbridge, England
    Marks: TIFFANY & CO, PARIS EXPOSITION, 1889, THOMAS WEBB & SONS, GEM CAMEO
    7-1/2 inches high (19.1 cm)

    EXHIBITED:
    Tiffany & Co., Paris Universelle Exposition 1889.

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BIRKS MUSEUM, MILLIKIN UNIVERSITY, DECATUR, ILLINOIS

    The vase having banded neck with husk and darted pattern, body deeply cut with exquisite radiating foliate design to each side, shoulders and sides with attractive latticework encasing husks within cells.



    Condition Report*: Small fleabite to interior lip rim, few minor fleabites to underside base, light flake to recessed area of one petal, few minor fleabiting to some relief, faint sticker residue to underside, presenting very well.
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