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Paperweight

Object Number: 
2002.1.45
Date: 
ca. 1900-1920
Medium: 
Glass, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 1.9 x 10.2 x 7 cm )
Description: 
Clear glass with a silver metal insert glued to the bottom that reads through the glass "Established (sic) 1840 Incorporated 1902/Battelle & Renwick/ 163 Front St. New York/ Saltpetre/ Sulphur/ Brimstone" with three circular symbols marked with the product names.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group