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Antique paperweights can be worth their weight in gold

June 1st, 2006 · 27 Comments

by Christopher Proudlove¬©The paperweight sitting on my desk is something of an excuse for one. It’s a cheap Victorian novelty job with a picture of an elephant stuck on the bottom, the distinctly odd-looking creature with its trunk wrapped around a zoo keeper. But its appeal lies in its oddness. Clearly the man who drew […]

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