Marble

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Object Name: 
Marble
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.3.213
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam: 3.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1825-1875
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Colorless (pinkish) non-lead glass; encased, molded sulphide. Spherical, enclosing a molded opaque white sulphide of a cat with arched back and curving tail, standing on a (roughly) rectangular platform; one end ground.
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S. (d. 1983), Former Collection