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Object Name: Paperweight
Date: ca. 1882-1900
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Medium: Glass
Dimensions: Overall: 7/8 × 4 × 2 1/2 in. (2.2 × 10.2 × 6.4 cm)
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Clear glass paperweight with white glass bottom visible through glass: "Fire, Accident, Employers' Liability / General Liability, Elevator, Boiler Explosion / Cyclone, Tornado, Plate Glass, Transportation / Insurance, / John C. Paige, / 20 Kilby St., Boston." Patented Sept 5, 1882.
Credit Line: Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number: 2002.1.105
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