Paperweight with Frit Horse

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Frit Horse

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Frit Horse
Accession Number: 
83.4.73
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.2 cm, Diam: 9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1900
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Colorless, white, turquoise, purple non-lead glass; paperweight, frit. Spherical form with flat base; enclosing a flat, vertical depiction of a standing white horse with striped purple mane and tail, purple eye and hooves; turquoise blue frit grass; polished concave base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Guggenheim, M. Robert, Former Collection
Peck, Clara S., Source
1983-05-20
Category: 
The Guggenheim Collection (ABPCA) (1961-06) p. 7, fig. 16;
The Guggenheim collection. The well-known collection of Glass Paperweights (Part II) (1961-03-20) p. 37, #326;