Paperweight, Gay Head Lighthouse
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
Glass, colored sand
late 19th century
5 7/8 x 2 x 2 in. (14.9 x 5.1 x 5.1 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription
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American. Paperweight, Gay Head Lighthouse, late 19th century. Glass, colored sand, 5 7/8 x 2 x 2 in. (14.9 x 5.1 x 5.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription, 40.250. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 40.250.jpg)
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Colorless glass paperweight in form of Gay Head Lighthouse (Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts), filled with beach sand.
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