Paperweight with Basket of Flowers

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Basket of Flowers

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Basket of Flowers
Accession Number: 
72.4.216
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.2 cm, Diam: 6.9 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1850-1888
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lucy Smith Battson
Primary Description: 
Colorless lead glass; yellow, white, pink and green lampworked elements. Domed, circular shape; enclosing a green basket with pink, white and yellow flowers, on a double-spiral, white "filigree" ground; rounded ridge at base; polished, concave pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Battson, Lucy Smith (Mrs. Leigh M.), Source
A Collector's Guide to Paperweights (1990) illustrated, p. 73; BIB# 98767