Paperweight

Object Number: 
2002.1.352
Date: 
ca. 1880-1920
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
5 1/8 x 3 x 3/4 in.
Description: 
Clear glass oval with a paper insert in the bottom that shows through the glass a hand colored photo lithograph of the Statue of Liberty and reads at the top "Charles Shaaf/ 195 Flatbush Ave./Brooklyn N.Y." and on the sides "Manufacturer of celebrated/ Barbarossa Razor/ Cutler and/ Grinder".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group