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Paperweight with medal: Edison Pioneers 1847-1925

Object Number: 
INV.3505
Date: 
ca. 1925
Medium: 
Glass, metal, felt
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. ( 3.5 x 6.4 x 6.4 cm )
Marks: 
in relief: on face of medallion: "THE EDISON PIONEERS / "78" / FEB. 11TH / 1925 / Thomas A. Edison [in script] / 1847-1925"
Description: 
Deep, barely translucent aquamarine glass paperweight; square, with circular medallion with profile portrait of Thomas Edison below inscription, "THE EDISON PIONEERS," mounted on top; hollow base covered with felt.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group