Paperweight

Object Number: 
2002.1.98
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Glass, paper, silvering
Dimensions: 
: 1 x 4 x 2 1/2 in.; 2.54 x 10.16 x 6.35 cm
Description: 
The rectangular clear glass paperweight has a silver mirror on the bottom with a paper insert that reads through the glass: Gould and Cutler/ Manufacturers and Jobbers of Paints, Oils, Varnishes, Colors, Brushes, etc./ 105 North St. Corner of Cross Street, Boston.; with an Anchor on the left representing Moore's Muresco and Carter Pure White Lead paints.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group