Flower paperweight

Flower paperweight
Title
Flower paperweight
Date 
1845-1850
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 7/8 x 2 5/8 in. ( 4.8 x 6.7 cm )
Description 
Lead glass paperweight of flattened spherical shape enclosing an aster with cobalt blue petals, yellow center, a stem, and five leaves on a latticinio ground.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair
Object Number 
1965.363
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group