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Paperweight

Object Number: 
1965.52
Date: 
1870-1890
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 4 in. ( 8.3 x 10.2 cm )
Description: 
Colorless lead glass paperweight in the shape of a slightly flattened sphere with flat base and pontil mark; internal motif of five crimson stawberries, each on leaves, with yellow-centered white blossoms and leaves between the berries.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group