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Description

Molded flat glass paperweight, or semi-spherical form with flat base and concave center, clear glass containing stencilled inscription, "HOME SWEET HOME" surrounding a humble home/yard scene in opaque white.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1912
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
flint glass
glass (material)
incising
molding (forming)
opaque white glass
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
flint glass
Glass
glass (material)
Incised
incising
Molded
molding (forming)
opaque white glass
PAPERWEIGHT
paperweights
Dimensions
3.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.418
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11069

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