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Baccarat Antique

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  • Rare magnum antique Baccarat "B 1848" scattered millefiori and Gridel canes paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1729
  • $20,000

  • Rare magnum antique Baccarat "B 1848" scattered millefiori and Gridel canes paperweight. A central Gridel moth, or butterfly, silhouette cane is surrounded by numerous assorted complex canes including a "blue flax" flower silhouette cane, a love bird cane and the Gridel silhouette canes of a horse, a deer, a dog, a goat, a rooster, a squirrel, a white monkey, a hunter and a pelican, on a cushion of white upset muslin and colored filigree. "B 1848" date cane. A ring of diamond cutting encircles the perimeter of the base. Thin line of dark striae on lower side. "The moth cane most often appears in or near the center of the motif. The separation of the large canes gives them a breathing space they do not have in the close millefiori and makes their colors look as bright as Clichy." - The Encyclopedia of Glass Paperweights. Diameter 3 3/4".
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  • Rare antique Baccarat flat bouquet faceted paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1730
  • $15,000

  • Rare antique Baccarat flat bouquet faceted paperweight. Rare antique Baccarat flat bouquet faceted paperweight, with a dazzling and rare floral group. A large central white buttercup forms the center, with a bundle of yellow star rods making up the stamen. It is flanked by two Type-I pansies, with shaded purple upper petals and a trio of cobalt blue and white arrowhead cane lower petals. The bouquet is crowned by a white double clematis, with a star cane center. A light green vine bearing a blue bud and green leaves entwines the central dark green stem. Six and one faceting. Star cut base. A broken stem below the clematis. "In contrast to the work of the other French factories, Baccarat produced conspicuously formal floral arrangements. These masterfully portrayed flowers combine to form a delightful garden. The millefiori cane sections that compose the bottom of the pansies indicate that this weight was produced in the early part of the classic period." --The Art of the Paperweight: Challenging Tradition. Diameter 3 1/8".
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  • Antique Baccarat paneled aqua honeycomb carpet ground
  • Antique
  • AB1189
  • $12,500

  • Antique Baccarat paneled aqua honeycomb carpet ground paperweight. A flower-shaped design decorates the top of the piece, comprised of cobalt blue, red, and white arrowhead/six-point star canes, and salmon-pink, blue, and white cog/six-point star canes, outlined with white and cobalt blue complex six-point star canes. The design is surrounded by a carpet of aqua and white honeycomb canes. Diameter 2 1/2".
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  • Very nice antique Baccarat millefiori butterfly over clematis paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1731
  • $6,750

  • Very nice antique Baccarat millefiori butterfly over clematis paperweight. The butterfly, with turquoise eyes and four multicolored marbled millefiori wings extending from an amethyst latticinio body, hovers above a white double clematis with a red, green and white star center and white bud, framed by the bud and five radial green leaves. Clear, star-cut ground. "butterflies are placed above floral motifs encased in clear glass to create the illusion of their hovering in space."
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  • Lovely antique Baccarat looped garland and rose cane paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1975NS
  • $6,000

  • Lovely antique Baccarat looped garland and rose cane paperweight. A rare pink and green Baccarat rose cane is ringed by a slightly spaced circle of red, white and blue complex star canes at the center of the weight. An eight-looped garland frames this central motif alternating between loops of complex white star canes with yellow cores and complex canes of royal blue and white. Clear ground. Diameter 2 13/16".
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  • Antique Baccarat swan in pond facetted paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1733
  • $5,000

  • Extremely rare swan in a pond weight. A delicately crafted white opaque lampwork swan with red eyes and black beak swims in a clear glass pond ringed with green and white jasper, alternately described as pond weeds or grass. Six and one facets with a star cut base. Small annealing crack under the swan which is characteristic of hollow weights. Diameter 3".
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  • Antique Baccarat circular gar- lands/dark blue overlay/facets
  • Antique
  • AB1620RL
  • $3,750

  • Antique Baccarat faceted blue overlay circular millefiori garlands glass paperweight. An arrowhead/star cane is encircled by a ring of stardust canes, which is surrounded by a spaced ring of six circular millefiori garlands, each encircling a large complex cane. The arrangement rests on clear ground, within a cobalt blue-over-white double overlay, with six and one facets. Diameter 3 1/8".
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  • Antique Baccarat millefiori butterfly garland paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1762BH
  • $3,440

  • Very fine antique Baccarat millefiori butterfly garland over upset muslin paperweight.The butterfly, with turquoise eyes, an eggplant-purple latticinio body and flattened millefiori wings, is encircled by a garland of green, white and complex cog canes, alternating with white and red cog canes, over upset muslin. Crack to base. "These insects dazzle the viewer, the delicate archetypes of a vibrant imagination." -The Art of the Paperweight: Challenging Tradition. "The Baccarat butterfly is basic to any advanced collection." -Paperweights for Collectors. Diameter 2 7/8".
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  • Antique Baccarat close packed millefiori glass paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1748
  • $3,000

  • Rare antique Baccarat close packed millefiori paperweight with an unusual "A" cane. The "A" cane is set among dozens of colorful, complex millefiori canes, including stars, arrows, a fortress, a quatrefoil, whorls, shamrocks and other complex canes. Also among the assortment is a silhouette of a horse and a rare Clichy-style red and green rose. Diameter 3 1/8".
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  • Antique Baccarat millefiori circlet paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1991GK
  • $3,000

  • Antique Baccarat millefiori circlet paperweight. A central circlet with a blue arrow cane core ringed by complex white stardust canes with pink bull's-eye cores, is encircled by an additional six circlets, alternating between white stardust canes and dark-colored cogs, over translucent ruby ground. From the George Kulles Collection. Diameters 3 1/16".
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  • Antique Baccarat yellow wheatflower paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1981GK
  • $3,000

  • Antique Baccarat yellow wheatflower paperweight. Two tiers of round, black-dotted petals have a white complex star cane with a red bull's-eye at their nexus and are crowned by five apple green leaves. The wheatflower sits atop a short, leaning stem flanked by two additional leaves, over clear, star-cut ground. From the George Kulles Collection. Very minor chipping to star cut. Diameter 2 7/16".
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  • Antique Baccarat faceted blue & white buttercup with garland glass paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1611RL
  • $3,000

  • Antique Baccarat faceted blue and white buttercup and millefiori garland glass paperweight. The flower, with a yellow star cane center, has five white cupped petals resting on six larger light blue cupped petals. Four green leaves border the buttercup, as it grows from a short stem, with a slender light blue bud and two additional green leaves, over clear, star-cut ground. A white and red complex millefiori garland encircles the perimeter of the design. Six and one facets. Diameter 2 1/4''.
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  • Antique Baccarat yellow wheatflower paperweight.
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  • AB2105KK
  • $3,000

  • Antique Baccarat yellow wheatflower paperweight. A yellow wheatflower is haloed by a lush crown of seven leaves and dressed with a slightly curving stem and its attendant foliage of symmetrical trios of leaves. Its two tiers of six brown-dotted yellow rounded petals are joined at their nexus by a complex white stardust cane with green bull’s-eye core. Clear ground. "This uncommon Baccarat flower is seen in two color combinations. Most of these flowers have pointed petals but examples with rounded petals are known." —Baccarat Paperweights; Two Centuries of Beauty. From the C. Frank Kireker Collection. Diameter 2 1/2".
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  • Antique Baccarat blue clematis & millefiori garland/facets
  • Antique
  • AB1669
  • $2,800

  • Antique Baccarat faceted blue clematis and millefiori garland paperweight. The flower, with six cobalt blue petals, a honeycomb star cane center, shaded green leaves, and a dark green stem, is encircled by a garland of white, red, and pale yellow crimped canes, on clear, star-cut ground. Six and one facets. Diameter 2 7/16".
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  • Antique Baccarat scattered millefiori on upset muslin
  • Antique
  • AB1131
  • $2,250

  • Antique Baccarat scattered millefiori on upset muslin paperweight. An assortment of colorful complex canes, including a pale pink rose picture cane, is scattered across white upset muslin. Diameter 2 3/4".
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  • Antique Baccarat scattered millefiori on upset muslin paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1954BE
  • $2,000

  • Antique Baccarat scattered millefiori on upset muslin paperweight. An unusual panoply of colorful and diverse millefiori complex canes includes one cane with tiny pink rose-like bull's-eyes ringed with yellow stars and a white border, another of alternating pink and yellow bull's-eyes, sawmills and a central quatrefoil, as well as the more ubiquitous arrow canes and cogs, over a beautifully arranged white upset muslin ground. Provenance: The Arturo Schroeder collection. See "The French Connection In Mexico. The Improbable Paperweight Path". Minor surface wear. Diameter 3 1/16".
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  • Antique Baccarat faceted white clematis buds paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1530SA
  • $1,960

  • Antique Baccarat faceted white clematis buds paperweight. A symmetrical arrangement with five white clematis buds in profile growing from entwined stems with four green leaves, rests on clear star-cut ground. Six and one facets. Minor chips to star-cut ground. Provenance: The Alschuler Collection; JoAnn Syvertson Collection. Diameter 2 13/16".
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  • Antique Baccarat circular millefiori garlands faceted green-flash overlay paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1827GE
  • $1,750

  • Antique Baccarat circular millefiori garlands faceted green-flash overlay paperweight. Six circular millefiori garlands comprised of complex canes in delicate shades of green, salmon, red, white and blue, with a seventh garland with an arrow/bull's-eye cane centering the design which rests over a clear star-cut ground. Emerald green flash overlay with top facet, a row of six circular side facets and twelve printies at the base. Some surface wear. Diameter 2 15/16".
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  • Antique Baccarat entwined double trefoil on translucent green ground faceted paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1977GK
  • $1,500

  • Antique Baccarat entwined double trefoil on translucent green ground faceted paperweight. A red bull's-eye cane ringed by two circles of white star canes forms the center of a design that next moves to a spaced circle of white pastry mold canes. This central motif is framed by two interlacing trefoil garlands, one of complex millefiori made from alternating pink and white star canes and with pink bull's-eye cores, and the other made entirely of white stars, again with pink bull's-eye cores. Translucent green ground. Eight side facets. Small cullet. From the George Kulles collection. Diameter 3".
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  • Antique Baccarat scattered millefiori on white muslin paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1720
  • $1,500

  • Antique Baccarat scattered millefiori on white muslin glass paperweight. Assorted scattered complex canes, including white stardust canes, green bull's eye canes, arrow and shamrock canes join four silhouette canes of a rooster, goat, squirrel and a pair of love birds on a cushion of white upset muslin. Diameter 2 1/2".
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  • Unusual antique Baccarat mushroom faceted paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1735
  • $1,440

  • Unusual antique Baccarat mushroom faceted paperweight. The mushroom is formed of a central shamrock cane, surrounded by a ring of blue, red and white arrowhead/star canes, then a ring of white and coral star bundle canes with a third ring of coral green and white cog canes. An outer ring of white canes forms the stem and is drawn down to the star-cut base. A cobalt and white latticinio torsade encircles the base. Six and one circular facets. Diameter 2 3/4".
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  • Antique Baccarat interlaced trefoil millefiori garlands paperweight.
  • Antique
  • AB1354.1
  • $1,200

  • Antique Baccarat interlaced trefoil millefiori garlands paperweight. A central red cross/white stardust complex cane is encircled by a ring of white and green stardust/bull's-eye canes and bordered by a pair of interlaced trefoil garlands, one of white and blue canes and the other of white and pink canes. A complex stardust cane rests within each of the six outer loops of the garlands, on clear ground. Diameter 3 1/16".
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  • Antique Baccarat white & dark blue wallflower with blue bud
  • Antique
  • AB1489
  • $1,100

  • Antique Baccarat white and blue wallflower glass paperweight. The wallflower, with five cobalt blue-rimmed white petals and an arrowhead/star cane center, blooms atop a short green stem, with a cobalt blue bud and three green leaves. Five, spaced, shaded green leaves surround the flower, on clear, star-cut ground. Diameter 2 9/16".