Advertising paperweight

Title:
Advertising paperweight
Date: 
1882-1900
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 2 3/4 x 4 1/8 in. (2.2 x 7 x 10.5 cm)
Description: 
Rectangular glass advertising paperweight with portrait of Col. Albert A. Pope. Text reads "Col. Albert A Pope/ founder of the/ Manufacture of Bicycles/ Promoter of the Automobile Industries/ and the/ Pioneer of the great movement/ for better roads".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. & Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2010.26.25
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group