Paperweight with Poinsettia

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Poinsettia

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Poinsettia
Accession Number: 
78.4.145
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.1 cm, Diam: 7.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1852-1880
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Colorless, red, green, white lead glasses; lampwork. Paperweight, enclosing a large red poinsettia, green leaves, and a bud, double spiral filigree ground.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1978-12-30
Houghton, The Honorable Amory, Former Collection
1978-12-30
Technique: 
Material: 
A Collector's Guide to Paperweights (1990) illustrated, p. 72; BIB# 98767