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A BACCARAT GARLANDED BUTTERFLY WEIGHT

MID-19TH CENTURY
Estimate : USD 3,000 - 5,000
Description

A BACCARAT GARLANDED BUTTERFLY WEIGHT
MID-19TH CENTURY
The insect composed of a pale translucent purple body with multi-colored marbled wings, dark-blue antennae and eyes with a garland of alternating millefiori canes at the periphery, set on an upset muslin ground
2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm.) diameter

Lot Notes

This lot is the property of a private collector

Please note this lot is the property of a private individual.

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Nice condition; a very tiny specks of cullet and minute air-bubbles in the dome in the making; some minor tiny scratches.

Additional Charge Details

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