A fine Mount Washington thousand-petal pink rose magnum paperweight 19th century.

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Lot 505*
A fine Mount Washington thousand-petal pink rose magnum paperweight
19th century.

Sold for £ 13,200 (US$ 17,623) inc. premium
A fine Mount Washington thousand-petal pink rose magnum paperweight
19th century.
The large naturalistic shaded pink and white flower with four leaves growing from a stalk with pink and white buds, 11.5cm diameter by 7.8cm high

Footnotes

  • A very similar example from The New York Historical Society Collection was sold at Sotheby's New York, 18 January 1995, lot 88, which at 11cm diameter was described by Paul Hollister as perhaps the largest American paperweight with a lampwork flower. The present lot is larger by 0.5cm
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