Paperweight with Flowers

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Flowers

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Flowers
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.3.111
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Colorless, pink, white, polychrome lead glass; paperweight, lampworked, overlay, cut. Domed, circular form, encasing a double overlay of pink over white, with one cut circular window on top and six on the side; enclosing an upright floral bouquet, with blue, white and orange lampworked flowers and two millefiori flowers; amid green leaves; polished concave base with small cut star.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, The Honorable Amory (American, 1926-2020), Former Collection
1955
Kramer, Arthur L., Former Collection
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1955-12-30
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