Paperweight with Millefiori Canes

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Millefiori Canes

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Millefiori Canes
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
78.3.127
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.8 cm, Diam: 10 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Millefiori Canes. Colorless, polychrome lead glasses; paperweight, millefiori. Paperweight ("magnum"), close concentric rings of millefiori canes.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1978-12-30
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Former Collection
1978-12-30
Category: 
Paperweights (1996-05) illustrated, p. 8;
Treasures from The Corning Museum of Glass (1992) illustrated, p. 157, P31; BIB# 35679