Paperweight Commemorating 100th Anniversary of Wheaton Village (1888-1988)

Object Name: 
Paperweight Commemorating 100th Anniversary of Wheaton Village (1888-1988)

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
Paperweight Commemorating 100th Anniversary of Wheaton Village (1888-1988)
Accession Number: 
2001.4.11
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.8 cm, Diam: 8.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1988
Credit Line: 
Gift of James R. Houghton
Primary Description: 
Transparent bright blue glass; pressed. Circular disk shape with design on bottom. Torso of man facing right with blow pipe upraised, blowing in his hands in front of stylized banner "1888-1988" and ground of horizontal lens "WHEATON" "A CENTURY OF SERVICE" cover.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, James R., Source
2001-02-02
Category: 
Technique: 
Inscription: 
WHEATON" "A CENTURY OF SERVICE
inscription
1888-1988
inscription