Flower paperweight

Object Number: 
1965.363
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
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group