Paperweight with 1000-Petal Rose

Object Name: 
Paperweight with 1000-Petal Rose

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with 1000-Petal Rose
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.3.112
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Colorless, red, green lead glass; paperweight, lampworked. Domed, circular form, enclosing a dark red "1000-petal" rose, with green stem, red and green bud, and seven green leaves; polished, concave base, with cut star.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Former Collection
1955
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1955-12-30
Category: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2002-03-21 through 2002-09-23
Treasures from The Corning Museum of Glass (1992) illustrated, p. 149, P11; BIB# 35679
The Encyclopedia of Glass Paperweights (1969) p. 68, fig. 44; BIB# 27188