1 October 2004
A SAINT LOUIS FACETED CHERRY WEIGHT
FACTORY GILT FOIL LABEL, SIGNED AND DATED ON A SINGLE CANE 'SL1975'
The clear glass set with eleven ripe cherries on stems with leaves, on a mound of swirling white latticinio, cut with top and six side printies, 3 in. (7.6 cm.) diameter; 2 in. (5.1 cm.) high; together with a Saint Louis faceted colour ground weight, signed dated on the underside with a single cane 'SL 1982', set with a spray of yellow and white lily-of-the-valley blossoms, on an opaque vermillion-red ground, cut with top and six side printies, 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm.) diameter; 2 in. (5.1 cm.) high (2)
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For a similar example from an edition of 200 see Geraldine J. Casper, Glass Paperweights of The Bergstrom-Mahler Museum, Richmond, Virginia, 1989, p. 92 pl. 1467.
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