Paperweight with Pear

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Pear

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Pear
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
55.4.287
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1860-1880
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Pear. Colorless, orange, yellow, green probably non-lead glass; lampworked. Hollow yellow and orange pear, with green blossom end and short, curving stem, mounted on a colorless glass disk.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Source
1955-12-30
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1955-12-30
Category: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Glass Bottles, Lamps & Other Objects (1983) pl. 242, second from left; BIB# 22375