Paperweight

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Object Name: 
Paperweight
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.3.123
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Colorless, polychrome lead glass; paperweight, millefiori. Domed, circular form, enclosing a domed cushion of millefiori canes arranged in nine concentric rings around a central red and white star cane; the dominant colors of the rings, from the inner ring, out, being: green, red, blue, yellow, white, pink, blue and green, green, blue; polished concave base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Former Collection
1955
Kramer, Arthur L., Former Collection
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1955-12-30
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