Paperweight

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Object Name: 
Paperweight
Accession Number: 
83.4.64 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.3 cm, Diam: 8.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1900
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Colorless, white, blue, red non-lead glass; paperweight, frit. Globular ball, with three circular facets cut in the sides; mounted on heavy disk foot; enclosing vertical depictions of a three-masted ship in white, sailing in powder-blue water, with a red pennant; polished pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S., Source
1983-05-20
Category: 
Glass A to Z (2002) illustrated, p. 405; BIB# 73416