For sale is a nice set of desk blotter ends made by Tiffany Studios, New York. These blotter ends are part of a desk set pattern called "Pine Needle". This was one of the first desk set patterns created by Louis C Tiffany. The blotter ends each measure 19 1/8" wide by 2 1/16" deep and 5/16" tall.
The blotter ends display a wonderful acid etched pattern of pine needles centered through each blotter. The sit inside a border of small acid etched triangles. The patina is a deep brown with green. The etched portion of the Pine Needles show more green than brown. This is a very nice aged set of blotter ends for your desk blotter.
The blotter ends are considered to be in very good condition to excellent condition. The patina shows some signs of use and wear. I would rate these a 8.8 out of a 10. They are really nice. There is signs of wear to the underside bottom and cannot be seen when displayed. The blotter ends are signed with the impressed Tiffany Studios New York mark along with the model number 999. Guaranteed to be original Tiffany Studios New York blotter ends in the Pine Needle pattern.
Those of you who are looking for a nice example of these blotter ends in the Pine Needle desk set pattern will make a wonderful addition. Tiffany started using a 3 digit numbering system after 1902. Since this has a 3 digit number these blotter ends were made circa 1905-1920.