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Paperweight

Object Number: 
2002.1.51
Date: 
ca. 1870-1910
Medium: 
Glass, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 4 x 2 5/8 in. ( 1.9 x 10.2 x 6.7 cm )
Description: 
Clear glass with a paper insert glued to the bottom that shows through the glass three dancing bakers and says "Huyler's". On the bottom the paper reads "Huyler's/ Cocoa/ may justly be called/ "EXTRA SPECIAL"/ Purity, Quality & Flavor/ cannot be excelled / and the price/ is within reach/ of all-/ why not get THE BEST?/ Our only style Can/ and your Grocer sells it."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group