Paperweight with Orange Flower

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Orange Flower

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Orange Flower
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
78.2.53
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.1 cm, Diam: 7.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1950-1960
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Orange Flower. Colorless, orange, green, yellow, white lead glasses; fused murrine; flameworked and cased; enclosing an orange flower on a stem with green leaves, above a cup formed of alternating yellow and white filigree.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Source
1978-12-30
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1978-12-30
Category: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2006-11-16 through 2007-03-18
West Bridge Exhibit