Advertising paperweight

Object Number: 
2010.26.35
Date: 
1882-1900
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 4 in. (4.4 x 6.4 x 10.2 cm)
Description: 
Rectangular glass advertising paperweight with image of a cast iron pipe. Vertical text block reads, "Emaus Pipe Foundry. / Donaldson Iron Co. / Manufacturers of / CAST IRON PIPE / For Water and Gas. / Special Castings / and Flange Pipe. / Emaus. Lehigh Co. Pa." Horizontal text block reads, "John Donaldson / President / 226 Walnut Street. / Philadelphia. PA. / Geo. Ormrod / Manager & Treasurer / Emaus. PA."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. & Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group