Paperweight

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Object Name: 
Paperweight
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.207
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.4 cm, D: 7.1 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1930
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; enclosing polychrome millefiori canes. Domed, circular form, enclosing a six-lobed pattern of millefiori canes; the loop of white/pink canes each enclosing single white/green/pink/blue canes; white/blue canes at the apexes, connecting the lobes to a hexagonal pattern of blue/ pink/green canes; a ring of green/pink/white "butterfly" canes at the center, encircling a single red/white/green cane; concave, polished base.
Provenance: 
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
1954-06-01
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