Paperweight: Remember the Maine

 
Paperweight: Remember the Maine
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  • Title :     Paperweight: Remember the Maine
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer
  • Accession:     84.8.42
  • Country:     United States
  • Date:     circa 1898
  • Dimensions:     Inches 3-3/8 3-7/8 diameter, Centimeters 8.6 93.8 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     War and Political Propaganda
  • Subject:     Spanish-American War 1898 , War/Military , Propaganda , Glass/Glass Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     84.8.42.JPG
  • Tags:     War and Political Propaganda~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Clear glass paperweight with color chips, inscriptions and scene of a sinking ship (The Maine) encased within.