Very rare antique Saint Louis currant fruit paperweight. by Antique Saint Louis
Very rare antique Saint Louis currant fruit paperweight. Six rarely seen red currant berries ripen at the end of thin yellow stems, hanging below a short golden branch that is ornamented by contrasting green serrated leaves, inside a large clear gather of glass. Clear ground. Aside from Pantin, “Saint Louis was the only other maker to portray this fruit” —The Dictionary of Glass Paperweights. Pontil scar. Diameter 3 1/16”.