Paperweight

Object Number: 
2002.1.10
Date: 
1880-1920
Medium: 
Glass, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 7/8 x 4 1/8 in. ( 4.8 x 10.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: embossed in glass on bottom: A rock in the wilderness welcomes our sires...
Description: 
Irregular clear glass paperweight shaped like Plymouth Rock, embossed 1620 on top. Paper glued to bottom reads: Plymouth Woolen Co./ Plymouth, Mass.; with a central drawing of a factory building on a river bank.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group