Vintage Glass Paperweights for Advertising
This paperweight is rectangular in shape and dates to 1886. It is an advertisement for the J.R. Leeson Co. of Boston, MA., linen and thread importers and selling agents for the Flax Mills in Grafton, MA. Depicted on a milk glass inset is a spinning wheel with a hank of flax. There is a minor chip on the base. This is one of a number of quality vintage glass paperweights in the Axtell Antiques collection.
2 ½” x 4” x 1” T