Paperweight with Sulphide of Hunter and Dog

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Sulphide of Hunter and Dog

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Sulphide of Hunter and Dog
Accession Number: 
56.3.106
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Sulphide of Hunter and Dog. Colorless, transparent dark green lead glass; paperweight, cut, molded sulphide. Low domed, circular form, with large cut polygonal window on top, and cut diamonds and triangular facets on the side; enclosing a molded sulphide of a hunter and dog in trees and grass; transparent dark green plaque base, with tapered sides; polished flat base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1956-06-18
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Former Collection
1956
Kramer, Arthur L., Former Collection
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