Advertising paperweight

Advertising paperweight
Title
Advertising paperweight
Date 
1882-1900
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 4 1/8 in. (1.9 x 6.4 x 10.5 cm)
Description 
Rectangular glass advertising paperweight with portrait of man. Text under portrait reads "Yours truly / (illegible)".
Credit Line 
Gift of Ivan C. & Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number 
2010.26.24
Marks 
With signature: "Yours truly / C.H. Pearson (?)"
Gallery Label 
The paperweight includes a photographic iamge of Charles Henry Pearson (1830-1894), the British-born Australian historian.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group