Paperweight

Object Number: 
2002.1.2318
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Glass, paper
Dimensions: 
4 x 2 1/2 x 7/8 in.
Description: 
This rectangular clear glass paperweight has a painted bottom that shows a amusement pier boardwalk with a pavillion with three great colored wheels on the front in red, white and blue with silver hubs. It reads in gold on banners across the pavillion "Luna Park/ Coney Island, N.Y.".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group