Paperweight

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Object Name: 
Paperweight
Accession Number: 
83.4.83
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.7 cm, Diam: 6.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1850-1888
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Colorless, polychrome lead (?) glass; blown, millefiori. Domed, hollow circular form, enclosing a variety of twisted multi- colored tapes and filigrees arranged vertically, drawn together at the top and bottom, with a large green, pink, white and blue millefiori cane placed on top; small cylindrical pontil mark; paper label inscribed "151" in ink.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S. (d. 1983), Source
1983-05-20