Paperweight with Sulphide of King Louis Philippe

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Sulphide of King Louis Philippe

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Sulphide of King Louis Philippe
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
78.3.108
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5 cm, Diam: 8.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Sulphide of King Louis Philippe. Colorless, dark blue lead glasses; paperweight, enclosing a large sulphide of Louis Philippe on a brilliant blue ground.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1978-12-30
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Former Collection
1978-12-30
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