Paperweight with Pansy

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Pansy

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Pansy
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.157
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.6 cm, Diam: 7.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Colorless, purple, blue, yellow, green lead glasses; paperweight, millefiori, lampwork, cut. Domed, circular form, with cut circular concave facet on top, a ring of seven small facets around it, and six on the sides; enclosing a lampworked pansy with purple, yellow and blue petals, on a green stem, with bud and green leaves; polished concave base with cut star.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
1954-06-01
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