Paperweight with Sulphide of Hunter and Dog

Object Name: 
Paperweight with Sulphide of Hunter and Dog

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Object Name: 
Paperweight with Sulphide of Hunter and Dog
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
83.3.73
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 4.6 cm, Diam: 8.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1845-1855
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Clara S. Peck
Primary Description: 
Colorless, red lead glass; paperweight, sulphide, cut. Low domed, circular form, with a large cut polygonal window on top, with triangular and diamond faceting on the side; applied red disk foot; enclosing a molded sulphide depicting a hunter with rifle, and a long-haired hunting dog in the foreground, with trees and rocks; cut flat base; paper label inscribed "23." in ink.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Peck, Clara S. (d. 1983), Source
1951-12-17
to
1983-05-20
Arthur Ackermann & Son, Inc., Former Collection
1951-12-17
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