Marbrie Paperweight

Object Name: 
Marbrie Paperweight

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Object Name: 
Marbrie Paperweight
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.3.75
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.7 cm, Diam: 7.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1846-1855
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Marbrie Paperweight. Colorless, opaque white, blue, pink and yellow lead glass; paperweight, millefiori: fused murrine; furnace-worked and cased. Domed, circular form, enclosing an ovoid white dome with feathered dark blue trailing, forming four panels of looping; with a pink, white and blue millefiori cane at the center, encircled by a ring of yellow-green, white and pink canes; polished pontil mark, paper label inscribed "25" in ink.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S. (d. 1983), Source
1951-01-30
to
1983-05-20
C. W. Lyon Inc., Former Collection
1951-01-30
Category: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2006-11-16 through 2007-03-18
West Bridge Exhibit