Paperweight with Birds

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Birds

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Birds
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.4.65
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 7.6 cm, Diam: 9.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1910-1920
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Colorless, polychrome lead glass; paperweight, lampwork. Domed, circular form, enclosing two crudely lampworked figures of birds, with white bodies, green wings, blue eyes and beaks, and green legs; looking into a pink, green, and white striped nest with pink and blue spots on the rim, with two white eggs within; on a mottled colorful ground formed of chips of glass in various colors; polished flat base; paper label inscribed "40" in ink.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S. (d. 1983), Source
1949-07-07
to
1983-05-20
C. W. Lyon Inc., Former Collection
1949-07-07
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