Paperweight with Viola

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Viola

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Viola
Accession Number: 
83.3.80
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.1 cm, Diam: 4.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Colorless, green, yellow, and lavender lead glass; paperweight, lampwork. Domed, circular form, enclosing a lampworked naturalistic viola with amethyst and pale yellow petals, a lavender bud, and three green leaves; polished pontil mark, with paper label inscribed "32" in ink.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S. (d. 1983), Source
1954-07-01
to
1983-05-20
Arthur Ackermann & Son, Inc., Former Collection
1954-07-01
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