Paperweight with Butterfly

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Butterfly

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Butterfly
Accession Number: 
72.3.149
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.7 cm, Diam (max): 8.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1950-1965
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lucy Smith Battson
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Butterfly. Colorless and opaque non-lead glasses; furnace-worked; enameled; cased; cut. Polygonal, flat shape; top polished flat, sides with hexagonal facets; enclosing a translucent enameled butterfly, above a bubbly, opaque white ground; polished, flat base.
Provenance: 
Battson, Lucy Smith (Mrs. Leigh M.), Source
1972
Category: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2006-11-16 through 2007-03-18
West Bridge Exhibit