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paperweight

Physical Description:
metal, brass (bars(2) material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/4 in x 8 1/2 in x 1/4 in; .635 cm x 21.59 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
Bars
paperweight
ID Number:
MG.M-12243.02
Catalog number:
M-12243.02
Accession number:
274348
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paperweight

Physical Description:
metal, brass (bars(2) material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/4 in x 8 1/2 in x 1/4 in; .635 cm x 21.59 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
Bars
paperweight
ID Number:
MG.M-12243.01
Catalog number:
M-12243.01
Accession number:
274348
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edanmdm:nmah_722562

A Century of Service to Dentistry

Measurements:
overall - box: 1 7/8 in x 4 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in; 4.7625 cm x 11.43 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
Paperweight, Medallion
paperweight
medallion
Date made:
1944
Credit Line:
Gift of University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry
ID Number:
MG.M-09309
Catalog number:
M-09309
Accession number:
218383
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_723669

Rheumatism, Neuralgia, Lumbago, Gout Cured; The Original Swiss Electro-Chemical Ring

Physical Description:
glass, ?, transparent (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/8 in x 4 1/8 in x 2 3/4 in; 2.8575 cm x 10.4775 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
Paperweight
advertising device, paperweight
Credit Line:
Detroit Medical Arts, Inc.
ID Number:
MG.M-07803
Catalog number:
M-07803
Accession number:
223101
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Data Source:
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edanmdm:nmah_736098

Battle Creek Sanitarium Centennial 1866-1966

Physical Description:
acrylic (overall material)
metal, bronze (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.3 cm x 10 cm; 7/8 in x 3 15/16 in
Object Name:
Paperweight
paperweight with medal
Associated place:
United States: Michigan, Battle Creek
Date made:
1966
Associated dates:
1866 01 01+ / 1866 01 01+, 1866 12 31- / 1866 12 31-
ID Number:
MG.319025.06
Accession number:
319025
Catalog number:
319025.06
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edanmdm:nmah_1066901

paperweight

Measurements:
overall: 1 5/8 in x 3 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 4.1275 cm x 8.89 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
paperweight
ID Number:
MG.263971.24
Catalog number:
263971.24
Accession number:
263971
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edanmdm:nmah_1465159

paperweight

Measurements:
overall: 1 1/2 in x 3 1/2 in; x 3.81 cm x 8.89 cm
overall - from catalog card: 8.5 cm; x 3 11/32 in
Object Name:
Paperweight
Credit Line:
Mildred Lathrop
ID Number:
MC.333843
Catalog number:
333843
Accession number:
304754
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_847842

The Babcock Printing Press Mfg Co., NY, Connecticut, 'The Dispatch' - Double Feed

Originator:
Barnes & Abrams  Search this
Maker:
Babcock Printing Press Manufacturing Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 6.8 cm x 10.4 cm x 2.6 cm; 2 11/16 in x 4 1/8 in x 1 in
Object Name:
Paperweight
Date made:
1882
Associated Date:
September 5, 1882
ID Number:
GA.293320.2993
Accession number:
293320
Catalog number:
1971.293320.2993
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_472614

glass paperweight

Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 4 in x 1 in; 6.35 cm x 10.16 cm x 2.54 cm
overall - from catalog card: 4 in x 2 1/2 in x 7/8 in; 10.16 cm x 6.35 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
Glass Paperweight
ID Number:
ER.293320.2798
Accession number:
293320
Catalog number:
293320.2798
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1179127

paperweight

Maker:
Western Union Corporation  Search this
Object Name:
Paperweight
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.331952
Accession number:
294351
294351
Catalog number:
331952
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_891110

Rectory School, Hamden, Conn

Maker:
Crisand, Emil  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/8 in x 8 3/4 in; 7.9375 cm x 22.225 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
certificate of payment
Object Type:
Checks
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, New Haven
Date made:
n.d.
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3861
Catalog number:
60.3861
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Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_325991

Paperweight

Physical Description:
stone, pipestone (overall material)
cloth (liner material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 3/8 in x 3 1/8 in; 6.0325 cm x 7.9375 cm
Object Name:
paperweight
Place made:
United States: Wisconsin, Wisconsin
Used:
United States: Wisconsin, Hudson
Date made:
ca 1870
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Freeman Jones
ID Number:
DL.60.1650
Catalog number:
60.1650
Accession number:
227245
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_313319

Paperweight Box

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 7.9375 cm x 6.0325 cm x 4.7625 cm
Object Name:
box
Place made:
United Kingdom: Scotland, Mauchline
Date made:
1850- 1900
Credit Line:
Bequest of The Hussey-Knight-McLane Collection presented by Mrs. Allan McLane
ID Number:
DL.307183
Catalog number:
307183
Accession number:
63786
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_315335

paperweight

Object Name:
Figure
paperweight
ID Number:
CL.63.0279
Accession number:
55589
Catalog number:
63.0279
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edanmdm:nmah_1156895

paperweight

Object Name:
Figure
paperweight
ID Number:
CL.63.0280
Accession number:
55589
Catalog number:
63.0280
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edanmdm:nmah_1175044

medallion, paperweight

Measurements:
overall: 3 3/16 in; x 8.128 cm
Object Name:
Medallion, Paperweight
ID Number:
CL.59.2308A
Accession number:
113420
Catalog number:
59.2308A
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paperweight, pedestaled

Physical Description:
"colorless" (overall color)
polychrome (internal surface decoration color name)
glass, transparent (overall material)
millifiori (joint piece production method/technique)
Object Name:
Paperweight, Pedestaled
Place made:
United States
ID Number:
CE.78.34
Catalog number:
78.34
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Exhibition:
Ceramics
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_596608

paperweight

Physical Description:
black (?? color)
polychrome (internal surface decoration color name)
glass, ?, opaque (?? material)
paper (label material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 7/8 in x 2 7/8 in; 7.3025 cm x 7.3025 cm
Object Name:
Paperweight
Place made:
United States: California, Santa Monica
ID Number:
CE.77.535
Catalog number:
77.535
Accession number:
1977.1252
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edanmdm:nmah_586529

paperweight

Physical Description:
"colorless" (overall color)
polychrome (internal surface decoration color name)
glass, transparent (overall material)
cut (joint piece production method/technique)
Object Name:
Paperweight
Credit Line:
Francis Wittemore
ID Number:
CE.77.290
Catalog number:
77.290
Accession number:
1977.0677
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_587392

paperweight

Physical Description:
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 4 in; 5.08 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
Paperweight
paperweight
ID Number:
CE.72.583
Catalog number:
72.583
Accession number:
302692
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_578726

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