Marble: "w/ incrusted squirrel"

Object Number: 
INV.8078
Date: 
1850-1920
Medium: 
Glass, plaster
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 5/8 in. ( 4.1 cm )
Description: 
Transparent glass sulphide marble with inserted figure of squirrel eating nut.
Gallery Label: 
According to a note found with the object, this marble formerly belonged to William B. Moore of Victor, NY, father-in-law of the donor, Mrs. Volney Moore. "Gift of Mrs. Volney Moore/Apr. 6, 1954" is written on the accompanying envelope.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Volney Moore
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group