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    Henry Clay: New England Glass Company Paperweight. 3 ½" flint glass paperweight, 1" thick with beveled edges, containing a frosted intaglio portrait of "Henry Clay". Manufactured by the New England Glass Company of Sandwich, Massachusetts. Similar weights were produced for Millard Fillmore (dated 1850) and Daniel Webster (a memorial from 1852). The Fillmore shows up now-and-again, but the Clay & Webster are real tough. This example has 4-5 flea-bites along the edges and some light surface scratches. A fine example.


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    December, 2016
    3rd Saturday
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