End of the Day Dump Glass Flower Paperweight Antique Victorian c1880

Andrew Tabona


Dumps or 'end of the day' glass, so called as it was glass from the end of the manufacturing process was used up for practice pieces, most notably paper weights. This is a fine example with a large central flower with smaller ones below in green glass dating from the Victorian period.
There are bubble inclusions inside, few surface indents & the base is a little rough to the touch, however a charming addition to any desk or surface.
Max size 9.1 x 7.2 x 7.2 cm or 3.5 x 2.8 x 2.8 inches.
Weight 763.0 grams.