Paperweight with Animals

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Animals

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Animals
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
56.3.142
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1849
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Animals. Colorless, white, polychrome lead glass; paperweight, millefiori. Domed, circular form, enclosing millefiori canes, including three animal silhouette canes and one "1849" cane, arranged in two spaced concentric rings around a central cane; set into a domed cushion of white filigree "muslin"; polished, concave base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1956-06-18
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Former Collection
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