Paperweight

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Object Name: 
Paperweight
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.3.86
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.1 cm, Diam: 7.3 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Colorless, opaque white, polychrome lead glass; paperweight, millefiori. Domed, circular form, enclosing a domed "carpet" of millefiori canes, with an unusual square cane of red, white and blue, encircled by a ribbed pastry mold of red and white, at the center, encircled by a ring of pale blue and pink canes; three circular panels composed of green, pink, blue and white spaced around the central cane; surrounded by red and white star canes; polished pontil mark; paper label inscribed "41." in ink.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S. (d. 1983), Source
1950-01-01
to
1983-05-20
Arthur Ackermann & Son, Inc., Former Collection
1950-01-01
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