Paperweight Perfume Bottle with Stopper

Object Name: 
Paperweight Perfume Bottle with Stopper

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Object Name: 
Paperweight Perfume Bottle with Stopper
Accession Number: 
69.4.152
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 21.5 cm; a) H: 17.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1920-1933
Credit Line: 
Gift of Otto W. Hilbert
Primary Description: 
Colorless, white, black lead glasses; blown, cut. (a) Faceted, ovoid shape; black and white mottled ("Cintra") interior, surrounded by numerous bubbles arranged in spirals; short, tapered, hexagonal, faceted neck, ground for a stopper; the sides with large cut slightly-concave facets; polished flat base with polished concave pontil mark; inscribed "C65a" in white paint. (b) Pointed, panel-cut finial; polished flat sides; long, tapered shank; ground, rounded tip.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hilbert, Otto, Former Collection
1969
Glass A to Z (2002) illustrated, p. 88; BIB# 73416
Corning: Un Musee de verre Unique au Minde (1990) p. 40;