Virgo Paperweight

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Object Name: 
Virgo Paperweight
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
95.4.172
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1981
Credit Line: 
Gift of Steuben Inc., Design Department
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; cast, polished, sandblasted. Solid tetrahedron with designs sandblasted on three sides; one shows a stylized female face crowned with an ear of corn (Ceres?), the other two diagrams of the constellation Virgo; corners beveled, base ground and polished flat. Signed "Steuben" under base in diamond-point script. Design no. 8415.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steuben Glass, Inc., Source
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