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Paperweight

Paperweight
Title
Paperweight
Medium 
Glass, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 4 in. ( 3.8 x 10.2 cm )
Description 
Half-spherical clear glass paperweight, with a debossed profile image of Queen Victoria, painted gold, on the bottom, with the inscription: Victoria Hotel, Chicago.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.19
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group