11 - 12 June 2003
A Clichy monogrammed patterned millefiori weight
Mid 19th Century
The central dark-blue circular panel inscribed in white with the letters BG and within a dentil cartouche, surrounded by six C-shaped garlands of canes in shades of green, pink, turquoise and red, white and blue, each enclosing a green cane and with six coloured canes at the periphery set on a bed of horizontal cable (very slight surface wear)
2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm.) diam.
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Another weight of this type from the Meunier-Barandiaran Collection was sold in our Paris Rooms, 16 June 2001, lot 119.
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