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Object Name: 
Paperweight
Accession Number: 
79.4.138
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.1 cm, W: 8.7 cm, D: 4.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1977
Credit Line: 
Purchased with the aid of funds from the National Endowment for the Arts
Primary Description: 
Colorless, yellow non-lead glasses; hand-formed and tooled. Flattened ovoid shape with air bubble pushed in one side and two visible layers of glass inside, base ground flat, "Syl Vigiletti 1977" scratched near base.
Provenance: 
Vigiletti, Sylvia B. (American, b. 1933), Source
1977
to
1979-09-21
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Syl Vigiletti 1977
signature
Scratched on edge of base
New Glass: A Worldwide Survey
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1979 through 1979
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
Renwick Gallery
Toledo Museum of Art
New Glass: A Worldwide Survey (1979) illustrated, p. 233, #252; BIB# 20603