Paperweight with Turnips

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Turnips

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Turnips
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.3.101
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.9 cm, Diam: 6.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Turnips. Colorless, opaque white, and polychrome lead glass; paperweight, lampwork. Domed, circular form, enclosing an arrangement of six "turnips", two dark red, two white, one amber, and one lavender, with green leaves; on a double spiral opaque white "filigree" basket; polished pontil mark, with paper label inscribed "19" in ink.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S. (d. 1983), Source
1950-07-01
to
1983-05-20
Arthur Ackermann & Son, Inc., Former Collection
1950-07-01
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