Paperweight with Flower

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Flower

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Flower
Accession Number: 
55.4.283
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1900-1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Flower. Colorless, pink, yellow, green non-lead glass; paperweight, crimped. Globular form, enclosing a parrot tulip with four fringed pink petals and yellow stamen; green stem; mounted on a disk above a disk foot; polished pontil mark.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, The Honorable Amory (American, 1926-2020), Source
1955-12-30
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1955-12-30
Kramer, Arthur L., Former Collection
Category: 
A Collector's Guide to Paperweights (1990) illustrated, p. 80, lower right; BIB# 98767