Study of Yellow Lady's Slipper Botanical C45

Title: 
Study of Yellow Lady's Slipper Botanical C45

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Object Name: 
Paperweight
Title: 
Study of Yellow Lady's Slipper Botanical C45
Accession Number: 
2006.4.91
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 13.1 cm, W: 6.7 cm, D: 6.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1987
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Ben W. Heineman Sr. Family
Primary Description: 
Flameworked soda-lime glass, cold-worked.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Kurland/Summers Gallery, Former Collection
1987
Heineman, Ben W. Sr. Family, Source
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Inscription: 
Study #2 color
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