Paperweight with Overlay Mushroom

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Overlay Mushroom

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Overlay Mushroom
Accession Number: 
83.3.74
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.1 cm, Diam: 8.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Colorless, light blue, opaque white, polychrome lead glass; paperweight, millefiori, cut. Domed, circular form, with blue overlay on opaque white, with large cut circular facet on top, and five on the side; enclosing a "mushroom" of close-set millefiori canes, the sides composed of alternating blue and white swirled stones; polished pontil mark; paper label, inscribed "24" in ink.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S., Source
1983-05-20
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