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Object Name: Paperweight
Date: ca. 1892-1920
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Medium: Glass
Dimensions: Overall: 7/8 x 4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 2.2 x 10.2 x 6.4 cm )
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Clear glass paperweight with white glass or enamel bottom visible through glass: "The Prudential / Insurance Co. / of America / Home Office, Newark, N. J. / Issues all the popular / forms of policies / Claims Paid over $17,000,000." Central drawing of gothic office building. Patent date: Nov 29, 1892.
Credit Line: Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number: 2002.1.104
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