200-inch Disk Pyrex Paperweight

Object Name: 
200-inch Disk Pyrex Paperweight

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Object Name: 
200-inch Disk Pyrex Paperweight
Accession Number: 
2010.4.166
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.5 cm, W: 8.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1934
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Thomas P. Dimitroff family
Primary Description: 
Colorless Borosilicate glass; cast, engraved. Six-sided pyramid-shaped paperweight tapering towards top. One face engraved, "D / 200" DISC / CAST / DEC.2,1934 / CORNING GLASS WORKS".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Dimitroff, Thomas P., Source
2012-02-15
Category: 
Color: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
PW25
inscription
Inked base black in with clear topcoat
D / 200" DISC / CAST / DEC.2,1934 / CORNING GLASS WORKS
inscription
Engraved face
D24
label
base circular blue gummed paper label
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2011-01-10 through 2011-10-30
Rakow Research Library