Paperweight with Spaced Concentric Millefiori

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Spaced Concentric Millefiori

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Spaced Concentric Millefiori
Accession Number: 
83.3.141
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.5 cm, Diam: 7.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Spaced Concentric Millefiori. Colorless, polychrome lead glass; paperweight, millefiori. Domed, circular form enclosing polychrome millefiori canes arranged in two spaced, concentric rings, separated by short lengths of opaque white filigree, encircling a central pink and green "rose" cane; the outer row of canes also includes a pink and green, and white and green rose canes; backed by parallel lengths of opaque white filigree rods; polished pontil mark; paper label inscribed "122" in ink.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S., Source
1983-05-20
Category: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2002-03-21 through 2002-09-23