Paperweight

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Object Name: 
Paperweight
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
56.3.171
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.2 cm, Diam: 4.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1845-1850
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Paperweight. Colorless lead glass; enclosing pink, white and green lampwork elements. Domed, circular form; enclosing a multi-petaled circular pink flower with a millefiori cane center; four green ribbed leaves and stem; one pink bud at top left; on a double- swirl, opaque white filigree ground; concave, polished base.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, Amory Sr., Former Collection
1956
Category: 
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