29th November 2018
A St. Louis concentric millefiori mushroom paperweight, circa 1850, the central tuft comprising seven rows of canes with a central star, surrounded by a spiralling coral pink and white latticino torsade above the star cut base, diameter 8cm (tiny chip to base edge, minor scratches). Note: an example of similar date was sold at Sotheby's, Olympia, as part of the Britiste Collection, 17th December 2003, Lot 232.
Hammer price: £1,600
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