21 April 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,000
Estimate USD 2,500 - USD 3,500
A CLICHY FACETED TURQUOISE 'BARBER'S POLE' CHEQUER WEIGHT AND A MINIATURE FACETED CONCENTRIC MILLEFIORI GLASS WEIGHT
The first set with a large central pink and green rose within two rows of assorted millefiori canes, including four variantly shaded roses, divided by short lengths of turquoise and white twisted ribbon entwined with white filigree, set on a bed of horizontal latticinio tubing; the second with a central cane within two rows of millefiori
3 in. (7.7 cm.) diameter, the first (2)
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Sotheby Parke-Bernet, New York, 15 March 1973, lot 68 (the first).
Sotheby Parke-Bernet, New York, 31 October 1969, lot 149 (the second).
Anonymous collector, 'Always Worth its Weight...', PCA Bulletin, 1983, p. 32, fig. 4.
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