Paperweight

Object Number: 
2002.1.77
Date: 
ca. 1910
Medium: 
Glass, silvering, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 2.5 x 10.2 x 7 cm )
Description: 
The rectangular clear glass paperweight has a silver mirror on the bottom with a tin insert with a drawing of the wedge shaped skyscraper, the original New York Times tower. Marked: Fire/ German American/ Insurance Company/ New York.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group