Paperweight

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Object Name: 
Paperweight
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
69.4.2
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.5 cm; Base Diam: 4.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1852-1880
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Colorless, opaque white, pink, green lead glasses; paperweight, lampwork, millefiori. Domed, circular shape, enclosing a pink five-petaled flower with millefiori cane center, three-petaled pink bud, green stems, and two pincered green leaves; set into an opaque white background; a ring of white, pink, and blue millefiori canes at the edge; polished, concave base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1969
Houghton, The Honorable Amory (American, 1926-2020), Source
1969
DeWaters, Mary Rich, Source
1969
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