Paperweight

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-18166

Description

Frosted colorless glass paperweight w/ lion's head; round platform w/ relief form of lion's head and 2 front paws.

Details

Descriptive Terms

paperweights
glass (material)
pressing
figure- and animal-derived motifs
lion
Glass
Pressed
Lion
PAPERWEIGHT

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Written Communication T&E

Dimensions

2.5 (H), 2.375 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2263