Paperweight with Flowers

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Flowers

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Flowers
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.3.119
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Colorless, blue, white, polychrome lead glass; paperweight, lampworked, overlay, cut. Domed, circular form, encasing a double overlay of dark blue over white, with one cut circular window on top and six on the side; enclosing an upright floral bouquet, with blue, white, red, and amber lampworked flowers and three millefiori flowers, amid numerous green leaves; polished concave base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, The Honorable Amory (American, 1926-2020), Former Collection
1955
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1955-12-30
Kramer, Arthur L., Former Collection
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