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Paperweight

Object Number: 
2002.1.39
Date: 
ca. 1890-1910
Medium: 
Glass, silvering
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 4 1/4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 2.5 x 10.8 x 7 cm )
Description: 
Clear glass with a tin insert in the bottom lithographed with a photo of the light company reading: "We are here to serve you/ General Offices/Electric Light And Power Co."; and on the sides, "New York/ & Queens". The bottom is mirrored.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group