Paperweight with Buttercup

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Buttercup

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Buttercup
Accession Number: 
81.4.133
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.3 cm, Diam: 6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1852
Primary Description: 
Colorless, polychrome lead glasses; paperweight, millefiori. Domed, circular shape, enclosing a large millefiori "buttercup" at the center; encircled by a ring of polychrome millefiori canes, one inscribed "1852" (reversed); above a pink-lined-white double-spiral filigree background; polished, concave base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Kaplan, Leo, Source
1981-08-25
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