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Souvenir paperweight

Object Number: 
1942.619
Date: 
1890-1900
Medium: 
Glass, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 2.2 x 10.2 x 6.4 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on reverse: "Pyro ART / 30 FIRST STREET / NEW YORK" printed: on lithograph: "STR PRISCILLA" [below ship] and "PRISCILLA" [on side of ship]
Description: 
Glass paperweight; rectangular with rounded corners with colored lithographic image of a steamship with inscription "STR PRISCILLA" affixed to base and visible through top.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Edward Funk
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group