Paperweight with Sulphide of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Sulphide of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Sulphide of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
84.2.49
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.9 cm, Diam: 6.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1851-1855
Credit Line: 
Clara S. Peck Endowment Fund
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass, white sulphide; encased, molded sulphide. Domed, circular shape, enclosing a molded sulphide double portrait of a man and woman (Queen Victoria and Prince Albert), facing dexter; reverse plain; polished pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Lyons, Louis, Source
1984-04-06
Category: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2003-03-20 through 2003-09-01
West Bridge Show