Paperweight with Amber Dahlia

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Amber Dahlia

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Amber Dahlia
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.3.115
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Amber Dahlia. Colorless, amber, green, blue, red lead glass; lampworked, fused murrine; furnace-worked and cased; cut. Domed, circular form, enclosing a large multi-petaled dahlia, with black-striped amber petals and crimped green leaves and stem; central red, blue and white millefiori cane; polished concave base with cut star.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Source
1955-12-30
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1955-12-30
Kramer, Arthur L., Former Collection
Category: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2006-11-16 through 2007-03-18
West Bridge Exhibit