Owens Bottle Machine Paperweight

Object Name: 
Owens Bottle Machine Paperweight

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Object Name: 
Owens Bottle Machine Paperweight
Accession Number: 
2005.4.38
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.5 cm, L: 10.6 cm, D: 7.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1917
Primary Description: 
Owens Bottle Machine Paperweight. Colorless glass; pressed, applied image. Paperweight in the shape of a bottle with an image of the Owens Automatic Bottle Machine on the back of the weight to be viewed through it.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Brilliant Miter Antiques, Source
2005-04-18
Category: 
Inscription: 
OCTOBER - 1917 / OWENS AUTOMATIC BOTTLE MACHINE / Weight 105,000 Pounds / Compliments of / THE OWENS BOTTLE MACHINE CO. / TOLEDO. OHIO
Inscription
Decal On back of weight, viewed through weight.
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2006-11-16 through 2007-03-18
West Bridge Exhibit