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Early piece from the very dawn of paperweight making or...

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Nick77:
.......more likely some glassmaker in a bottle factory having a play?
This has been sitting unloved in a corner for a little while, came in a mixed lot of paperweights, the camera was out and it caught my eye so here it is for your thoughts. Has me baffled.

Nick

tropdevin:
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Hi Nick

I have seen all sorts of odds and ends of glass that are vaguely paperweight shaped and sized, and I suspect that workers playing around in the factories is the right explanation!

Alan

RAY:
how big is it nick?

Nick77:
Its not completely round but it's roughly 3 inches diameter an 1 5/8 thick (75mm x 35mm)

Nick

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