To make a paperweight
, Pietro placed a selection of the canes in a mould in the desired pattern and fused them within a globule of clear molten glass held by a steel rod called a pontil.
I had a glass paperweight
up there on the window ledge and it's the only thing fire chiefs have decided could possibly have caused it.
Neath-based rugby memorabilia firm Rugby Relics says the paperweights
are selling particularly well in England.
Matthew, of Elgin, Moray, is now packing away every paperweight
he has collected over the past seven years.
John Lewis paperweights
, from pounds 15' Tchibo soft cotton king-size duvet cover with pillowcases, pounds 32.
THE classical period of paperweight
production took place between 1840 to 1860 when French glassworks including Baccarat, Clichy and St Louis led the world with the quality and creativity of their paperweights
- today, these paperweights
are extremely rare and can fetch thousands of pounds.
Officials were also concerned that Cernosek's briefcase, placed near the paperweight
, might have contained a bomb.
They had a broken steak knife, a crystal paperweight
, toy handcuffs, tape and stuff.
I was inspired by my paperweight
collection in the sense that I wanted these glasses to be quite heavy.
One of the final functions at the plant was a series of farewell presentations when the last workers were presented with a three-dimensional replica of the last tractor built at the plant and a crystal paperweight
JASON TATE, successful on Paperweight
, had some of the shine taken off his day when the stewards found him guilty of using his whip with excessive force on Blue Lady, fourth in Winter Dolphin's race, and suspended him for two days, December 21 and Boxing Day.
SANTA CLARITA - City Hall was evacuated Thursday afternoon after an employee spotted a grenade-shaped paperweight
on a co-worker's desk, a sheriff's deputy said.