A Baccarat 'Bouquet de Marriage' paperweight
Lot 110
A rare Baccarat 'Bouquet de Marriage' mushroom paperweight, circa 1850
Sold for £4,750 (US$ 7,623) inc. premium

Lot Details
A rare Baccarat 'Bouquet de Marriage' mushroom paperweight, circa 1850
The evenly-formed tuft composed of a carpet of white stardust canes with red floret centres, arranged around a single blue, red and white arrowhead cane, within a blue and white spiral torsade, 7.95cm diam, 6cm high

Footnotes

  • Provenance: The C.J.Carroll Collection, sold at Sotheby's 26 June 1958 lot 42. Also Sotheby's 10 July 1972 lot 42. A very similar example from the Fairchild Collection was sold at Sotheby's New York, 16 June 1999, lot 58
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