Paperweight with Sulphide Lion

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Sulphide Lion

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Sulphide Lion
Accession Number: 
78.2.17
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.4 cm, Diam: 8.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1875-1900
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass, opaque white ceramic; paperweight; molded ceramic. Paperweight, low dome, containing a molded white sulphide of a reclining lion.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1978-12-30
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Former Collection
1978-12-30
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