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Advertising paperweight

Object Number: 
2010.26.30
Date: 
1882-1900
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 4 x 2 5/8 in. (1.9 x 10.2 x 6.7 cm)
Description: 
Rectangular glass advertising paperweight with image depicting printing press. Main text block reads, "The Babcock Printing Press Mfg Co. / The 'Dispatch.' - Double Feed". Secondary test block reads, "New York Office, Tribune Building. New London, Conn".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. & Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group