Paperweight with Pigs and Flowers

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Pigs and Flowers

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Pigs and Flowers
Accession Number: 
83.4.66
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.7 cm, Diam: 11.5 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1900-1920
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Colorless, polychrome lead glass; paperweight, lampworked. Domed, circular form, enclosing three crudely lampworked white pigs with pink noses and blue and pink eyes, standing at a green bowl formed of twisted threads, holding red and white "vegetables"; red, blue, and white flowers and green leaves stand nearby; mottled colorful ground formed of chips of glass in various colors; polished flat base; paper label inscribed "62" in ink.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S. (d. 1983), Source
1956-12-31
to
1983-05-20
Lyons, Louis, Former Collection
1956-12-31