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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Glass, Room 131

Paperweight

ca. 1820 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Paperweight, England (London), made by Apsley Pellat, 1819-30

Object details

Object type
Materials and techniques
cut, with enclosed 'Sulphide' bust of the Duke of Wellington
Brief description
Paperweight, England (London), made by Apsley Pellat, 1819-30
Dimensions
  • Height: 12.9cm
Style
Other number
9127 - Glass gallery number
Collection
Accession number
C.109-1978

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Record createdDecember 13, 1997
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