A St. Louis faceted upright bouquet weight
Mid 19th Century
The bouquet comprising four gentian-type flowers in red, white, blue and ochre and three florettes in blue, salmon-pink and lime-green, among numerous pointed green leaves, set within a pink and white torsade of entwined latticinio thread between mercury bands, cut with a window and three rows of graduated printies, star-cut base
2 in. (7 cm.) diam.
Anon., sale Sotheby's, 4 October 1976, lot 251.