Paperweight with Primrose

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Primrose

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Primrose
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Accession Number: 
54.3.147
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.8 cm, Diam (max): 8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1850
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Colorless, lead glass, enclosing red, white, and green lampworked elements. Domed, circular form; enclosing a five- petaled flower (5 translucent red on white, rounded petals with red and white whorl and star cane at center), with five ribbed green leaves above, two plain green leaves below, on star; concave star cut polished base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
1954-06-01
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