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Paperweight
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.3.168
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.1 cm, Diam: 8.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1870
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; paperweight, engraved, stained. Low, domed, circular form, the back polished in a large, shallow circle, silver (yellow) stained, and engraved with a scene of three horses (two standing, a colt lying down) in a landscape setting, with a thatched, two-part building, a rail fence, and trees; paper label, inscribed "168" in ink.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S., Source
1983-05-20
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