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Advertising paperweight

Advertising paperweight
Title
Advertising paperweight
Date 
1882-1900
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 3/4 x 2 5/8 x 4 1/8 in. (1.9 x 6.7 x 10.5 cm)
Description 
Rectangular glass advertising paperweight with image depicting Gen. Nelson Appleton Miles and Buffalo Bill on horse back. Text block reads, "Gen. Miles and Buffalo Bill".
Credit Line 
Gift of Ivan C. & Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number 
2010.26.33
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group