Paperweight with Rose

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Rose

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Rose
Accession Number: 
55.4.288
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1910-1920
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Honorable and Mrs. Amory Houghton
Primary Description: 
Paperweight with Rose. Colorless, red, green non-lead glasses; paperweight, crimp. Globular, footed shape; enclosing a large multi-petaled red rose with three green leaves; spreading foot, with rounded "cuff" at the top; polished pontil mark. Inscribed "3" in yellow paint.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Houghton, The Honorable Amory (American, 1926-2020), Source
1955
Houghton, Laura (Mrs. Amory), Source
1955
Category: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
3
inscription
Painted base
The Woman's Day Dictionary of American Glass (1961-08) illustrated, p. 33, top right; BIB# 98018