Paperweight in Shape of Cat's Head

Object Name: 
Paperweight in Shape of Cat's Head

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Object Name: 
Paperweight in Shape of Cat's Head
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.3.182
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 9.1 cm, Diam: 7.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1950-1960
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Colorless, black non-lead glass, gold foil; gathered, trailed. Spherical ball in the form of a cat's head, with two pulled pointed ears and applied trails to form eyes, nose and mouth; of colorless overlaid on white, with gold foil; set on a rounded black (amethyst) disk with gold foil on the surface; thick disk foot with squared edges; polished flat base.
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S. (d. 1983), Source
1983-05-20
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