Paperweight with Millefiori C-Garlands

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Millefiori C-Garlands

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Millefiori C-Garlands
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Overall H: 5.9 cm, Diam: 7.7 cm
On Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Millefiori C-Garlands. Colorless, blue, polychrome lead glasses; fused murrine; furnace-worked and cased; paperweight, enclosing three close concentric millefiori rings (one of pink roses), encircled by six C-scrolls on a brilliant blue ground.
Houghton, The Honorable Amory (American, 1926-2020), Source
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
Corning Museum of Glass 2006-11-16 through 2007-03-18
West Bridge Exhibit
Flowers Which Clothe the Meadows
Corning Museum of Glass 1978-04-26 through 1978-10-21
A Pride of Paperweights (1978-08) illustrated, pp. 134-135, ill.;
Paperweights: Flowers Which Clothe the Meadows (1978) illustrated, pp. 53, 138, #114; BIB# 20097