Paperweight (Brooklyn Bridge)
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
5/8 x 4 1/4 x 2 5/8 in. (1.6 x 10.8 x 6.7 cm) (show scale)
Etched below scene of bridge in Gothic letters: "Brooklyn Bridge, 1883-1983"
Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund
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Unknown. Paperweight (Brooklyn Bridge), 1983. Glass, 5/8 x 4 1/4 x 2 5/8 in. (1.6 x 10.8 x 6.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund, 83.126.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 83.126.3.jpg)
overall, 83.126.3.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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Colorless glass paperweight; low, oblong rectangle with rounded corners; decorated with scene of the Brooklyn Bridge spanning the East River etched onto underside.
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