Faceted Paperweight Study with Cymbidium Orchid

Object Name: 
Faceted Paperweight Study with Cymbidium Orchid

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Object Name: 
Faceted Paperweight Study with Cymbidium Orchid
Accession Number: 
2012.4.99
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.1 cm, Diam (max): 7.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1982
Credit Line: 
Gift of the artist
Primary Description: 
Faceted Paperweight Study with Cymbidium Orchid. Colorless Steuben glass, opaque white, purple, brown, green, and yellow glass; flameworked, cased, cold-worked. Colorless paperweight with concave facets cut on top and bottom and five circular facets along edge. Center of paperweight holds two white and purple Cymbidium orchids and two orchid buds with brown stem, green leaves, and brownish-yellow roots.
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Inscription: 
Paul Stankard / Steuben Glass 4/82
signature
Engraved on wall of paperweight near bottom in script