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1986.1147 (RS25277)

Description

Of oblong form of uncolored glass with a flat top and a slightly recessed bottom. Inside it is a print of a landscape with a pond in the forground and a fountain and a three story mill building to the left. There are sloping grassy banks with trees to the middle and to the right. It is set into the bottom recess to be seen fron the paperweight top. The print is backed with honeycomb diaper embossed black paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1900
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
photographs
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
Glass
glass (material)
Landscape
paper (fiber product)
PAPERWEIGHT
paperweights
photographic print
photographs
scenes (depictions)
Scenic
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
1 x 4 x 2.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.1147
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11766

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