Very rare antique Sandwich Glass Company basket of pink and white roses paperweight. by Antique American
Very rare antique Sandwich Glass Company basket of pink and white roses paperweight. Probably created as a gift or a presentation piece, an unusual design depicts a bouquet of well-organized pink and white swirl roses, with a bit of yellow foliage, at the top of a dark green braided basket. Double-swirl white latticinio cushion. See The Art of the Paperweight: The Boston & Sandwich and New England Glass Companies, pages 144-145, and Identifying Antique Paperweights: Lampwork, page 2 and plate 101. Diameter 2 13/16".