1 October 2004
This lot is offered without a reserve
A DELMO TARSITANO CLOSE MILLEFIORI AND FLOWER WEIGHT*
SIGNED WITH A 'DT' CANE ON THE UNDERSIDE, CIRCA 1991
Set with a central chamomile blossom composed of deeply recessed pale-blue petals about a yellow and pink millefiori cane center, radiating four ridged green leaves alternating with opaque white latticinio petals, above three concentric rows of large millefiori canes predominantly in shades of pale-blue, mint-green and pink, many containing silhouettes of stylized turtles, stars and tiny flowers
3¼ in. (8.3 cm.) diameter; 2½ in. (6.4 cm.) high
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According to Debbie Tarsitano, this is one of the last paperweights made by her father before his death in 1991.
This lot is offered without reserve.This lot is exempt from Sales Tax.
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