London, South Kensington
7 October 2004
A St Louis faceted upright bouquet weight
MID 19TH CENTURY
The central bouquet with three white multi-petalled flowers centred by blue, white and red millefiori canes, surrounded by two white buds, a purple bud, and two pink buds and green leaves, encircled by a blue torsade with a gauze core edged by two mercury bands, cut with two rows of printies, star-cut base (chipping to footrim and edges of printies, slight scratching)
3¼ in. (8.1 cm.) diam.
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Please note, this is Baccarat, not St. Louis.
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