Very rare antique Sandwich Glass Company basket of pink and white roses paperweight. by Antique American

$1,950

Category

paperweight

Medium

antique

Scancode

AM875EV

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".