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Paperweight, Gay Head Lighthouse

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CULTURE American
MEDIUM Glass, colored sand
  • Place Manufactured: United States
  • DATES late 19th century
    DIMENSIONS 5 7/8 x 2 x 2 in. (14.9 x 5.1 x 5.1 cm)
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 40.250
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. William Greig Walker by subscription
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Colorless glass paperweight in form of Gay Head Lighthouse (Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts), filled with beach sand. CONDITION: Good.
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