Paperweight

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Object Name: 
Paperweight
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
54.3.167
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1850-1880
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Ellen D. Sharpe
Primary Description: 
Colorless, white, green, yellow lead glasses; lampwork, paperweight technique. Domed, circular shape of colorless glass, enclosing a large white flower with ribbed petals, striated yellow center; five pincered green leaves; polished, concave base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Sharpe, Ellen D., Source
1954-06-01
Category: