Antique Clichy trefoil millefiori garland on green ground paperweight. by Antique Clichy
Antique Clichy trefoil millefiori garland on green ground paperweight. Seven complex canes are spaced on an opaque green ground and are surrounded by a trefoil garland of white and red star canes that alternate with blue, white and red canes. The spaced canes are comprised of three different designs. The central one has a red tube center, encircled by yellow tubes, with an outer ring of white stars. The interior ones have fine stamens inside a red and white pastry mold. The exterior ones represent blue and white flowers with red and yellow centers. Pictured on page 7 of the 1970 PCA Bulletin. From the C. Frank Kireker Collection. Annealing crack around the perimeter of the ground and several light bruises to the base and side. Diameter 3 3/16".