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Accession Number: 
63.3.54
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9 cm, W: 8 cm, D: 3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1962
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Jokelson
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; cast and cut. Prismatic shape; two parallel rectangular surfaces, smaller one with engraved portrait of Alexander Graham Bell; signed on one side "KOSTA [block letters] Lindstrand [script] No 76 [block letters]"; crown shape paper label "Kosta [within crown shape monogram]/SWEDEN [in block letters]".
Provenance: 
Jokelson, Mrs. Paul, Source
1963
Jokelson, Paul (d. 2002), Former Collection
1963
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