Shot Glass with Paperweight Base

Object Name: 
Shot Glass with Paperweight Base

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Object Name: 
Shot Glass with Paperweight Base
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
78.3.80
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.7 cm; Rim Diam: 5.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Colorless, red, white, green, pink lead glasses; paperweight, blown, filigree, millefiori, engraved. Shot cup with paperweight base, enclosing a red, green, and white crown with millefiori cane at the center; small bell-shaped cup decorated with an engraved vine motif, pink and white filigree rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1978-12-30
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Former Collection
1978-12-30