Paperweight with a Paphiopedilum Tonsum

Object Name: 
Paperweight with a Paphiopedilum Tonsum

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with a Paphiopedilum Tonsum
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.4.157
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.6 cm, Diam: 7.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1982
Primary Description: 
Colorless, yellow, green, brown non-lead glass; lampworked, paperweight. Domed, circular form, enclosing a yellow flower with faintly striped dorsal and ventral sepals, brown-mottled twisted petals and brown-mottled pouch, on a tall, arching stem, with two mottled green pointed leaves; concave, polished base; yellow cane inscribed "S" set into the side; engraved (vibrator tool) "H147 1982" to the right of the cane.
Pattern Name: 
Paphiopedilum
Provenance: 
Kaplan, Leo (d. 2013), Source
1983-12-14