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Paperweight

Object Number: 
2002.1.18
Date: 
1876
Medium: 
Glass, silvering
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/4 x 5 x 3 in. ( 0.6 x 12.7 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
The rectangular clear glass paperweight has silver mirroring on the bottom and is acid etched on the top surface reading: 1776 Centennial 1876/ The/ Metropolitan/ Plate Glass Ins. Co./ of New York/ 61 Liberty St.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group