2 Paperweights

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Object Name: 
2 Paperweights
Accession Number: 
83.4.64
Dimensions: 
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Location: 
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Date: 
1900
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Colorless, white, blue, red non-lead glass; paperweight, frit. Globular balls, with three circular facets cut in the sides; mounted on heavy disk feet; enclosing vertical depictions of a three-masted ship in white, sailing in powder-blue water, one (A) with a blue pennant, the other (B) with a red pennant; polished pontil mark; paper labels inscribed "35A" and "35B" in ink.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S., Source
1983-05-20
Category: 
Treasures from The Corning Museum of Glass (1992) illustrated, p. 167, P51; BIB# 35679
The Encyclopedia of Glass Paperweights (1969) fig. 214; BIB# 27188