Paperweight

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Object Name: 
Paperweight
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
78.3.158
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.8 cm, Diam: 7.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Colorless, transparent ruby lead glasses; paperweight, the bottom with a thin red overlay star cut and with a yellow stained circular facet at the center, decorated with an engraved bird on a branch.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1978-12-30
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Former Collection
1978-12-30
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