Home Sweet Home

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Object Name: 
Paperweight
Title: 
Home Sweet Home
Accession Number: 
81.4.36
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.6 cm, Diam: 9.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1905
Credit Line: 
Gift of Quylia M. Kelley
Primary Description: 
Colorless (greenish), opaque white non-lead glasses; paperweight, frit, cut. Domed, circular shape, with polished flat facet on top; enclosing a frit depiction of a house with tree, pond, duck, a person standing beside the door; inscribed in an arc above "HOME SWEET HOME"; polished, flat base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Kelley, Quylia M., Source