17 Paperweight Flowers

Object Name: 
17 Paperweight Flowers

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Object Name: 
17 Paperweight Flowers
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
71.4.141
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1870-1890
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Harold M. Lyon
Primary Description: 
White, green, pink, red non-lead glasses; lampworked; overlay rods. (a) Slender, cylindrical rod, pale pink overlay on milky white; the ends broken. (b) Slender, cylindrical rod of opaque white; the ends broken. (c) Slender, tapering rod of opaque white; one end pincered flat; both ends broken. (d) Slender, tapering rods of transparent dark red; both ends broken. (e,f) Slender, straight shapes, swelling at the center, of opaque light green; both ends broken. (g,h) Same shape as (e,f), but of pink overlay on pale pink. (l,m) Same shape as (e,f), but of transparent dark red. (n) Same shape as (e,f), but of dark purple overlay on dark pink. (o,p) Short slices of a rod of green overlay on watery white; both faces broken. (q) A fragment of a rod with green and red spiral-striped white overlay on colorless.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Lyon, Harold M., Former Collection
1971
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