Paperweight with Floral Bouquet

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Floral Bouquet

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Floral Bouquet
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.3.166
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3.6 cm, Diam: 7.4 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1850-1880
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Colorless, polychrome non-lead glasses; paperweight, lampwork, cut. Low, domed, polygonal form, with large polygonal window cut on the top, with two rows of pentagonal facets on the side; enclosing a bouquet of six fleshy flowers, the center one with red and white petals and blue and white stamen; the outer one of pink and white, pink, blue, and white, and dark red and white flowers of similar form; and with four small curled blue and white buds; many green leaves; three green stems tied with a blue and white ribbon; polished flat base with concave circle; paper label inscribed "166" in ink.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S. (d. 1983), Source
1968-08-18
to
1983-05-20
Lyons, Louis, Former Collection
1968-08-18
Category: 
The Clara S. Peck Collection (1984) illustrated, p. 2, fig. 1, lower right; BIB# AI13749
The Clara Peck Collection (1983) illustrated, p. 2 (fig. 1, lower right); BIB# AI11335