A Baccarat faceted flat bouquet paperweight, circa 1850
Lot 271*
A Baccarat faceted flat bouquet paperweight, circa 1850
Sold for £8,400 (US$ 13,597) inc. premium

Lot Details
A Baccarat faceted flat bouquet paperweight, circa 1850
The clear glass inset with a white double-clematis with honeycomb cane stamen, flanked by two purple pansies, a partially bloomed red rose and a red bud above, growing from two crossed stems with eight leaves, cut with a top window and six side printies, star-cut base, 9cm diameter by 4.7cm high (minor wear)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Roger Imbert Collection, Paris
    From a Swiss Collection, sold at Sotheby's, New York, 29 May 1992, lot 161

    A similar example is illustrated by Paul Jokelson, Antique French Weights (1955), p.43, fig.B51.
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