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Advertising paperweight

Object Name: Paperweight
Date: 1890-1900
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Medium: Glass
Dimensions: Overall: 3/4 × 3 3/4 × 2 1/2 in. (1.9 × 9.5 × 6.4 cm)
Description: Clear glass paperweight with white glass insert in the bottom. Drawing of shoes with text: "The Heckel Pat. Turn Shank / Gives comfort to the foot and retains stylish shape of shoe / The Name / 'John Heckel' / Stamped on every shank / Beware of Imitations. / MFRD by John Heckel / Rochester / NY / Patd May 23, 1893 / Shoes with Heckel's Pat. Shank / Shoe without a Steel Shank."
Credit Line: Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number: 2002.1.64
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