Paperweight with Rose

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Rose

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Rose
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
67.3.25
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.9 cm, Diam: 7.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Colorless, pink, opalescent, white, green, yellow lead glass; blown, lampworked, cut. Domed, hollow circular form, with cut flat circular facet on top; enclosing a lampworked multi-petaled white rose with yellow center and green sepals, on a green stem, with four green leaves, and a green and white bud, affixed to a circular plaque base, of thin pink overlay on opalescent white on colorless; polished concave base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1978-04-17
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Former Collection
1967
Category: 
Flowers Which Clothe the Meadows
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1978-04-26 through 1978-10-21
Paperweights: Flowers Which Clothe the Meadows (1978) illustrated, pp. 80, 150, #203; BIB# 20097
The Paperweight Collection of the Honorable Amory Houghton (1978) p. 15, fig. 6a;