Union Porcelain Works (1863-ca. 1922). <em>Paperweight</em>, 19th century. Porcelain, 2 3/4 x 3 x 3 in. (7 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Franklin Chace, 68.87.63. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 68.87.63_bw.jpg)

Paperweight

Artist:Union Porcelain Works

Medium: Porcelain

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Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 2 3/4 x 3 x 3 in. (7 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm)

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Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 68.87.63

Image: 68.87.63_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
White porcelain paperweight as company advertisement; vitreous glaze with black and red glaze and gilding. Conical base with flat top, head of bulldog surmounts base with eyes and mouth accented in black and red glaze, gilded collar. Band of gilding around bottom of base. CONDITION - Good

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