Paperweight with Grapes

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Grapes

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Grapes
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.3.124
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Grapes. Colorless, purple, green, amber lead glass; paperweight, lampworked, furnace-worked and cased; cut. Domed, circular form, with a small cut circular facet on top, ringed by seven more, and with six larger circular facets on the side; enclosing a bunch of purple-blue grapes hanging from an amber branch, with three green leaves; polished concave base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, The Honorable Amory (American, 1926-2020), Source
1955-12-30
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1955-12-30
Category: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2006-11-16 through 2007-03-18
West Bridge Exhibit