Paperweight puzzle

Object Number: 
2002.1.44
Date: 
ca. 1880-1910
Medium: 
Glass, paper, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 3 3/4 x 2 3/8 in. ( 1.9 x 9.5 x 6 cm )
Description: 
Clear glass with a white glass insert in the bottom that creates a puzzle with metal ball bearings that can be caught in little cradles. It is marked "Puzzle/ Paperweight/ It can be done/ in 30 seconds" with a small drawing of a bicycle, and on the side says "For Sale in Bellaire, Ohio by/ A. Klotz, The Pioneer DRY GOODS, CARPETS and READY- MADE CLOTHING HOUSE."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group