Paperweight

Object Number: 
2002.1.75
Date: 
ca. 1880-1920
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 4 x 2 3/8 in. ( 2.2 x 10.2 x 6 cm )
Description: 
Clear glass with a white glass bottom that reads through the glass: Magee Furnace Co./ Makers of the Highest Grades/ Heating and Cooking/ Apparatus for all Uses/ 32-38 Union St. Boston./ Established 1856/ Incorporated 1868/ 86 Lake St. Chicago/; with a central image of a factory complex. Paperweight Patented Nov. 29-92.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group