Paperweight

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Object Name: 
Paperweight
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.3.150
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.6 cm, Diam: 5.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1847
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Colorless, polychrome lead glass; paperweight, millefiori. Domed, circular form, enclosing a cushion of closely-spaced millefiori canes, including a silhouette monkey and one inscribed "B/1847"; polished pontil mark; paper label inscribed "142" in ink.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S. (d. 1983), Source
1983-05-20
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