Paperweight with Pansy

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Pansy

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Pansy
Maker(s): 
Accession Number: 
72.3.128
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5 cm, Diam (max): 7.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1845-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lucy Smith Battson
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Pansy. Colorless non-lead (?) glass; enclosing purple, green and yellow lampworked elements. Domed, circular shape; enclosing purple pansy with yellow center, and purple bud, on green stems, two ribbed green leaves; concave base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Battson, Lucy Smith (Mrs. Leigh M.), Source
Category: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Treasures from The Corning Museum of Glass
Venue(s)
Yokohama Museum of Art 1992-10-12 through 1992-12-13
Mystical Flower Symbolism: The Silent Poetry of Paperweights (1995) illustrated, p. 29, fig. 2, left;
Treasures from The Corning Museum of Glass (1992) illustrated, pp. 152-153, P22; BIB# 35679