Paperweight with Lizard and Flower

Title: 
Paperweight with Lizard and Flower

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Title: 
Paperweight with Lizard and Flower
Accession Number: 
90.4.243
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 10.8 cm, Diam (max): 12.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1990
Credit Line: 
Gift of Victor Trabucco
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Lizard and Flower. Colorless, opaque, yellow-green, pink, brown, white non-lead glasses; flameworked and cased. Globular shape of colorless glass, enclosing a yellow-green lizard with mottled skin and curled tail; standing alongside a plant with curved strap leaves and pink multi-petaled flower; on a mottled white and brown ground; tiny millefiori cane inserted on the opposite side, inscribed "VT"; polished, concave base; inscribed (scratched) "VICTOR Trabucco 1990."
Department: 
Provenance: 
Trabucco, Victor ((American, b. 1949)), Source
Category: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2006-11-16 through 2007-03-18
West Bridge Exhibit