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Paperweight

Object Number: 
2002.1.511
Date: 
1898
Medium: 
Glass, paper
Dimensions: 
4 x 2 1/2 x 7/8 in.
Description: 
This rectangular clear glass paperweight has a paper insert that has a photo-lithograph of a steam powered battleship and below the words "Olympia/ Flagship of Rear Admiral Dewey/ The Annihilator of the Spanish Fleet Near Manila".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group