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Relic Tetrahedron, Geometric White Porcelain Ceramic Small Sculptural Object
By John Sheppard
Located in Bronx, NY
This sculptural geometric tetrahedron is handcrafted from slabs of unglazed white porcelain with highly individual black oxide burnout detailing, giving each of its four sides a uniq...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Porcelain

Relic Dodecahedron, Geometric White Porcelain Ceramic Small Sculptural Object
By John Sheppard
Located in Bronx, NY
This sculptural geometric dodecahedron is handcrafted from slabs of unglazed white porcelain with highly individual black oxide burnout detailing, giving each of its 12 sides a uniqu...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Porcelain

Relic Octahedron, Geometric White Porcelain Ceramic Small Sculptural Object
By John Sheppard
Located in Bronx, NY
This sculptural geometric octahedron is handcrafted from slabs of unglazed white porcelain with highly individual black oxide burnout detailing, giving each of its eight sides a uniq...
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21st Century and Contemporary Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Porcelain

Relic Icosahedron, Geometric White Porcelain Ceramic Small Sculptural Object
By John Sheppard
Located in Bronx, NY
This sculptural geometric icosahedron is handcrafted from slabs of unglazed white porcelain with highly individual black oxide burnout detailing, giving each of its 20 sides a unique...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Porcelain

Brand New Hand Built Ceramic Sculpture, Oblong Cube with Oval Opening in Black
By Helena Starcevic Ceramics
Located in New York, NY
Hollow yet weighted, this contemplative ceramic sculpture is both an object to look at as well as to hold. The center opening creates negative space, suggesting the passing through o...
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2010s Organic Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Ceramic, Stoneware

Henge Bookend, Set of 2 Black Concrete Pieces by UMÉ Studio
By UMÉ Studio
Located in Oakland, CA
Hand-cast concrete / Gypsum cement / Mica and natural pigments / Handmade in Oakland. Measures: 5” x 4.5" 9" tall 5.8lbs/7.8lbs (Total 13.6 lbs) Sold in sets of 2. E...
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2010s Minimalist American Paperweights

Materials

Cement

Rare Lucite Cube Paperweight-Clear and Red
By Van Teal, Les Prismatiques
Located in Houston, TX
A rare midcentury custom Lucite beveled cube from the 1970s. A great paperweight or just a fabulous accessory on a cocktail table or bookshelf. This was a one of a kind custom piec...
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1970s Mid-Century Modern Vintage American Paperweights

Materials

Acrylic, Lucite

Rare Large Lucite Cube Paperweight-Red and Clear
By Van Teal, Les Prismatiques
Located in Houston, TX
Rare midcentury paperweight cube executed in red and white Lucite or acrylic. This beautiful, one of a kind modernist piece has many facets and bevels all-over. The inside has red l...
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1970s Mid-Century Modern Vintage American Paperweights

Materials

Acrylic, Lucite

Antique Tiffany Studios Bronze & Favrile Turtle Back Art Glass Paperweight c1900
By Tiffany Studios
Located in Big Flats, NY
An antique paperweight by Tiffany Studios offers bronze circular stepped frame having slight well and reeded edge and housing Favrile Turtle Back art glass medallion, en verso signed...
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Early 20th Century Arts and Crafts American Paperweights

Materials

Bronze

Antique Tiffany Studios Bronze & Favrile Turtle Back Art Glass Paperweight c1900
By Tiffany Studios
Located in Big Flats, NY
An antique Arts & Crafts paperweight by Tiffany Studios offers bronze circular stepped frame having slight well and reeded edge and housing Favrile Turtle Back art glass medallion, e...
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Early 20th Century Arts and Crafts American Paperweights

Materials

Bronze

Iridescent Art Glass Paperweight by Siddy Langley
Located in San Diego, CA
Gorgeous iridescent art glass paperweight by Siddy Langley, circa 2003. The paperweight of compressed circular form over a purple iridescent base with gold and black streaks. Signed ...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Paperweights

Materials

Art Glass

Machine Age Art Deco Rene Chambellan Medallion, Rare Oversized Westinghouse
By René Paul Chambellan, Medallic Art Company
Located in Dallas, TX
Machine Age Art Deco Rene Chambellan Medallion, Rare Oversized Westinghouse Order of Merit, circa 1935 In original Presentation case. Box is 5.5" square, with functional latch. Struc...
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1930s Art Deco Vintage American Paperweights

Materials

Silver, Bronze

Tiffany Studios New York "Turtleback" Glass Tile Paperweight
By Tiffany Studios
Located in New York, NY
A perfect desk accessory, this Tiffany Studios New York "Turtleback" tile paperweight, features a single golden-hued and finely textured "Turtleback" glass tile set in bronze as a we...
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1910s Art Nouveau Vintage American Paperweights

Materials

Bronze

Mireau Art Glass Apple Frosted Leaf Paperweight Signed
Located in Cathedral City, CA
Paperweight crystal apple with stem and satin leaf signed Mireau. 1960s Mireau Art Glass Studio from California.
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1960s Mid-Century Modern Vintage American Paperweights

Materials

Crystal

Classic Mini Brass Kiss Sculpture by Kelly Wearstler
By Kelly Wearstler
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Inspired by classic figural sculptures this Classic Mini Kiss is an iconic piece. Cast in a solid brass, the sexy mini kiss makes an ideal gift and perfect for a tabletop or bedside ...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Paperweights

Materials

Brass

Petite Silver Piggy Paper Weight
Located in Great Barrington, MA
What every pig lover must have. Only a couple of inches big but full of personality. This tiny sterling piglet sleeping sweetly with wonderful sculptural details down to its curly ta...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Paperweights

Materials

Sterling Silver

1990s Blue and White Art Glass Sculpture
Located in Miami Beach, FL
Art glass sculpture by Johnathon Schmuck. Signed "Schmuck '93." This piece can be displayed in two different positions. Johnathon Schmuck attended the Canberra School of Art, in Aust...
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1990s American Paperweights

Materials

Art Glass

Vintage Bronze Sculpture of Cupid on Black Marble Base after Houdon
By Jean-Antoine Houdon
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
Small bronze cupid sculpture after models from Houdon, dated 1980. Sculpture is based on a thick black marble base.
Category

20th Century Neoclassical American Paperweights

Materials

Marble, Bronze

A Pair of Cobalt Blue Faceted Glass Paperweights
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Unusual to find a pair of matched paperweights, probably made for a partner's desk. This pair of blown, handcut and multifaceted cobalt blue paperweights remain in excellent conditio...
Category

1890s Antique American Paperweights

Materials

Glass

Pair of Large Clear Plastic Clothespin Paperweight Desk Accessory, 1970s
Located in San Diego, CA
Cool pair of large green plastic clothespin message holder or paperweight from the 1970s.
Category

1970s Mid-Century Modern Vintage American Paperweights

Materials

Plastic

Wheaton Village Glass Paperweight FINAL CLEARANCE SALE
Located in Palm Springs, CA
Vintage art glass paperweight with a large hand blown flower with bubbles, made in USA in 1977 Original mark on the base Measures: Diameter 3 inches, height 3 inches 1 in stock in Pa...
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Art Glass

St. Clair Glass Paperweight FINAL CLEARANCE SALE
Located in Palm Springs, CA
Vintage art glass paperweight with hand blown pink flowers, made in USA, circa 1960s Original mark on the base Measures: Diameter 2.75 inches, height 2 inches 1 in stock in Palm Spri...
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Art Glass

Midcentury Steuben Crystal Whale Sculptural Paperweight, 20th Century
By Steuben Glass
Located in Big Flats, NY
Midcentury Steuben figurative mouth blown crystal sculptural paperweight features colorless art glass in form of whale designed for Corning Museum of Glass, New York, NY, unsigned, 2...
Category

20th Century American Paperweights

Materials

Art Glass

Pair of Vintage Polished Cast Brass Art Deco Swan Bookends, circa 1950
By Sarried Ltd.
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Vintage pair of polished cast brass Art Deco Swan bookends, circa 1950. Pair of midcentury vintage cast metal polished decorative brass swan bookends in Sarried style. Very sturdy an...
Category

Mid-20th Century American Craftsman American Paperweights

Materials

Brass

Albert Paley 1994 "Medallion" Paperweight in Blackened Steel with Rust Patina
By Albert Paley
Located in Bainbridge, NY
Albert Paley large handcrafted steel medallion paperweight. Small edition for Arts Patrons. Formed and fabricated blackened steel with rust patina. Stamped Paley 1994.
Category

1990s Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Iron

1970s Modern Black Art Glass Paperweight or Decorative Object
Located in New York, NY
A beautiful Modern/Postmodern black and neutral flesh-tone art glass decorative object or paperweight with an organic modern design, circa 1970s. This handmade art glass coloring and...
Category

1970s Post-Modern Vintage American Paperweights

Materials

Blown Glass, Art Glass

Iridescent Luna Glass Jellyfish Sculpture
Located in New York, NY
Iridescent Luna glass jellyfish sculpture. Hand blown glass sculpture of jellyfish, in iridescent blue, made in the USA. Other color variations available.
Category

2010s Other American Paperweights

Materials

Blown Glass

American Bronze Toy Mold
Located in Chicago, IL
A whimsical and charming American bronze toy, or possible dog toy, mold depicting a lounging bear or monster with a fantastic variegated patina.
Category

Mid-20th Century American Paperweights

Materials

Bronze

1960s Alexander Girard Ashtray La Fonda Del Sol Restaurant NYC New York City Mod
By Alexander Girard
Located in Washington, DC
A rare and vintage city relic. It has a light stain inside the match cup, and mfg (greenware) defect on the bottom rim of the match cup. No chips, a very clean example.
Category

1960s Mid-Century Modern Vintage American Paperweights

Materials

Porcelain

Steuben Art Glass Prismatic "Love At First Sight" Heart Paperweight
By Steuben Glass
Located in Big Flats, NY
A crystal paperweight by Steuben, "Love at First Sight" designed in 1986 by Paul Schulze, crystal sculpture, a prism of crystal cut with half a heart which reflects as two whole hear...
Category

20th Century American Paperweights

Materials

Crystal

Tiffany & Co. Cut Faceted Glass Candleholder
By Tiffany & Co.
Located in Cookeville, TN
This beautiful cut-glass Tiffany & Co. faceted candleholder will add sophistication to your home. The holder will accept a standard size taper. The Tiffany & Co. is etched in reverse...
Category

Late 20th Century American Classical American Paperweights

Materials

Crystal

Artist-Made Cast Iron Toast
Located in Chicago, IL
A wonderfully whimsical artist-made cast iron piece of toast. Why? Who cares, it's fun! It's the perfect paperweight, but also completely useless and charming.
Category

Late 20th Century Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Iron

Pair of Vintage Polished Cast Brass Duck Bookends, circa 1950
By Sarried Ltd.
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Vintage pair of polished cast brass duck bookends, circa 1950. Pair of polished decorative brass duck bookends in Sarried style. Very sturdy and heavy. Pair of midcentury vintage cas...
Category

Mid-20th Century American Craftsman American Paperweights

Materials

Brass

Aluminum Desk Accessory / Paperweight
By Argosy Designs
Located in Treadwell, NY
Collection I: Desk block This high polished aluminum desk block, adds style and sophistication to your work surface. Made to order.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Post-Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Aluminum

Aluminum Desk Tray Accessory
By Argosy Designs
Located in Treadwell, NY
Collection I: Desk tray This high polished aluminum desk tray, adds style and sophistication to your work surface. Made to order.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Post-Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Aluminum

Aluminum Desk Block and Tray Accessory Set
By Argosy Designs
Located in Treadwell, NY
Collection I: Desk set This high polished aluminum desk set, comprised of a desk tray and desk block, adds style and sophistication to your work surface Measures: Desk block 3...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Post-Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Aluminum

Sunrise Glass Jellyfish Sculpture
Located in New York, NY
Sunrise glass jellyfish sculpture. Blown glass sculpture of jellyfish, in Sunrise, made in the USA. Other color variations available.
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2010s Other American Paperweights

Materials

Blown Glass

Golden Barberry Glass Jellyfish Sculpture
Located in New York, NY
Golden barberry glass jellyfish sculpture. Hand blown glass sculpture of a jellyfish in golden barberry. Made in the USA. Other color variations available.
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2010s Other American Paperweights

Materials

Blown Glass

Victorian Slate Paperweight of Hand style of Odd Fellows Hands Offs Sculpture
Located in Washington, DC
Wonderful very old professional office relic with a cheeky message; Hands off! Private papers. Reminiscent of the odd fellows Victorian Era designs.
Category

1890s Late Victorian Antique American Paperweights

Materials

Slate

Early 20th Century Animal Shape Iron Paperweight
Located in Sagaponack, NY
An antique, whimsical iron paperweight of substantial size and heft with a natural, medium to darker brown patina which shows appropriate signs of warmth and age. Best described as a...
Category

Early 20th Century American Paperweights

Materials

Iron

Tiffany Studios Bronze Zodiac Pattern Desk Set Paper Clip No. 1080
By Tiffany Studios
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A fine Tiffany Studios bronze paper clip in the Zodiac pattern. With a warm golden brown patina. Model no. 1080. Stamped to the reverse: Tiffany Studios, New York, 1080 ...
Category

Early 20th Century Arts and Crafts American Paperweights

Materials

Bronze

Postmodern Lucite Copper Penny Paperweight, 1980s
Located in New York, NY
An 1980s modern or Postmodern period Lucite and copper U.S. penny paperweight desk accessory. All pennies are of the year 1980. A great desk accessory or decorative object.    
Category

1980s Post-Modern Vintage American Paperweights

Materials

Copper

1930s Chrome Diamond Plate Paperweight Curiosity Desk Object Architect Sculpture
Located in Washington, DC
Wonderful desk relic from a captain of industry.
Category

1930s Industrial Vintage American Paperweights

Materials

Metal

1920s Bostonian Tailors Paperweight Curiosity Desk Object Architect Sculpture
Located in Washington, DC
Wonderful desk relic from a Bostonian Tailor.
Category

1930s Industrial Vintage American Paperweights

Materials

Metal

Randall Grubb Flat Flower Bouquet Glass Paperweight with a Millefiori Garland
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A fine, signed lampwork paperweight by Randall Grubb. With a flat floral bouquet surrounded by a millefiori ring or garland. With a G signature cane at the base of the flowers....
Category

1990s Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Art Glass

Chris Buzzini Artist-Proof Orchid Flower and Roots Art Glass Paperweight
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A very fine studio glass paperweight by Chris Buzzini. With a lampwork orchid (including the roots). With a signature cane to the reverse of the roots. Signed and dated with...
Category

1990s Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Art Glass

Bill Slade "Modern Blue Swirl" Art Glass Sculpture, circa 1990
Located in San Francisco, CA
Bill Slade "Modern Blue Swirl" art glass sculpture, circa 1990 Beautiful handmade glass sculpture by noted Florida artist Bill Slade. Dimensions 1.75" diameter at the base x 7"...
Category

Late 20th Century American Paperweights

Materials

Art Glass

Sotheby's, New York Important Paperweights, Sale No. 5349
Located in valatie, NY
Sotheby's - New York: Important Paperweights - Sale No. 5349 - Saturday, June 15, 1985. Sotheby's Auction House, NY, June 1985. 1st Ed softcover. 393 lots photographed in color and b...
Category

1980s Vintage American Paperweights

Materials

Paper

Brass Garden Tools
Located in Chicago, IL
Pair of brass garden tools including a shovel and a hand rake and ergonomic handles.
Category

Late 20th Century Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Brass

Three Mid-Century Modern Resin Pressed Yellow & Orange Dried Blooms Paperweights
Located in Miami, FL
Set of three Mid-Century Modern resin pressed yellow and orange dried blooms paperweights.
Category

1970s Mid-Century Modern Vintage American Paperweights

Materials

Resin

Curtis Jere American, 1910-2008 Jump Rope, Bronze
By Curtis Jere
Located in Buchanan, MI
Curtis Jere (American, 1910-2008) jump rope. Bronze figure of a girl jumping rope. Signed "C. Jere" along the base Measure: 10.5" x 6" x 4".
Category

Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Bronze

Large Art Glass Sculpture by Robert L. Hamon
Located in South Charleston, WV
USA, 1980s large sphere glass tabletop or mantel (fireplace) sculpture by studio artist Robert L. Hamon. Hamon glass produced paperweights and on occasion would produce very large an...
Category

1980s Post-Modern Vintage American Paperweights

Materials

Art Glass

Brassed WWII Era Mortar Shell Paperweights or Bookends Midcentury
By U.S. Army
Located in Philadelphia, PA
We have taken these WWll mortar shells and brassed them to produce these very cool desk accessories.
Category

Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Brass, Iron

Brass Dice
Located in Los Angeles, CA
The (wh)ORE HAüS STUDIOS small goods collection was made for those that wanted to experience the (wh)ORE HAüS brand without committing to our larger pieces. The brass dice are made o...
Category

2010s Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Brass

Large Lapis Lazuli Paperweight in 22-Karat Gold Setting
By Tony Duquette
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Large lapis lazuli paperweight in 22-karat gold leaf setting.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Hollywood Regency American Paperweights

Materials

Lapis Lazuli, Gold Leaf

Pairpoint Blown Glass Paperweight, Figural Swan Motif, Vintage, circa 1950s
By Pairpoint Glassworks
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
From America's oldest crystal manufacturer still in business, this is a beautifully blown piece of art. It features an elegant swan and Pairpoint's signature controlled bubble. In ve...
Category

1950s Vintage American Paperweights

Materials

Blown Glass

River Rocks in Lucite Cube Paperweight by William Rolfe
Located in San Diego, CA
Floating river rocks in Lucite cube paperweight by William Rolfe, circa 1980s.
Category

Late 20th Century American Paperweights

Materials

Stone

Crystal Cat Sculpture Paper Weight
Located in Great Barrington, MA
Wonderfully charming midcentury figurative crystal sculptural paperweight in the shape of a sleeping cat. A wonderful compliment to any desk or table.
Category

20th Century Mid-Century Modern American Paperweights

Materials

Crystal