Paperweight of Devil's Fire

Object Name: 
Paperweight of Devil's Fire

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Object Name: 
Paperweight of Devil's Fire
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
78.4.170
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 30.2 cm; Base Diam: 11.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1880-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Colorless, polychrome non-lead glass; paperweight, crimp. Conical mantel ornament, enclosing multi-colored "devil's fire."
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1978-12-30
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Former Collection
1978-12-30
Category: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2007-04-01 through 2007-10-21
West Bridge Show; traveling to The Gallery at Steuben in 2008 (cancelled 6-2008)