Paperweight

Object Number: 
2002.1.137
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Glass, paper, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 1.9 x 10.2 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
This rectangular clear glass paperweight has a paper insert with a central photo of a building and a man that reads through the glass: Compliments of/ Shipman Stationery Co./ 472 E. Tremont Ave./ near Washington Ave./ Bronx N.Y. City./ Municipal Building of Bronx Borough, N.Y. City.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group