Paperweight with Primrose

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Primrose

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Primrose
Maker(s): 
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
72.3.88
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.2 cm, Diam (max): 7.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1845-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lucy Smith Battson
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; enclosing blue, white and green lampworked elements; cut. Domed, circular shape; enclosing blue-and-white, six-petaled flower ("primrose"), pink swirly and white star cane at center; eleven green ribbed leaves, green stem; concave, star-cut base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Battson, Lucy Smith (Mrs. Leigh M.), Source
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