Paperweight

Object Number: 
2002.1.111
Date: 
ca. 1882-1900
Medium: 
Glass, enamel
Dimensions: 
: 1 x 4 x 2 1/2 in.; 2.54 x 10.16 x 6.35 cm
Description: 
Clear glass with a white bottom that reads through the glass in blue, red and gold enamel: McPhail/ Gold Medal/ Piano Forte/ Made on Honor Sold on Merit/ Boston Mass. on a draped cloth with a crown, a six-pointed star and the words "Star and Crown."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group