Paperweight

Object Number: 
1965.99
Date: 
1852-1880
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 4.4 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Lead glass paperweight of flattened spherical shape with hollow-blown crown of alternating red and blue ribbons, red and white filigree rods and twists around a pale aqua central cane; pontil mark on base.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group