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Paperweight

Object Number: 
1965.181
Date: 
1900-1920
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 7/8 x 4 1/2 in. ( 9.8 x 11.4 cm )
Description: 
Colorless lead glass paperweight in the form of a slightly flattened sphere with concave base; internal motif consisting of three lampwork pigs alternating with blossoms arranged around center of base, with colored chips scattered on ground.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group