End of Day Glass Turtle Whimsy

Probably Stoddard, NH

End of Day Glass Turtle Whimsy, Image 1

Amber turtle made from excess glass remaining in glassblowers' pots. Color indicates possible origin. Would make a friendly paperweight or collector piece.

Date: 1840-1870

Measurement: Length: 6"; Width: 3.5"; Height: 2.5"

Condition: Poor turtle is missing its tail from past injury.