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Paperweight: fruit

Paperweight: fruit
Title
Paperweight: fruit
Date 
1845-1850
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 7/8 x 2 1/2 in. ( 4.8 x 6.4 cm )
Description 
Colorless lead glass paperweight in the shape of a flattened sphere with flat base; internal motif of red, orange, and green fruit and green leaves in funnel-shaped latticinio basket.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair
Object Number 
1965.248
Marks 
handwritten in ink: on paper labels affixed to base: "60" and "65. / 347"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group