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  • Orient & FlumeA contemporary American glass studio founded in 1972 in Chico, CaliforniaA marine environment by master glass artist Scott Beyers.  Swimming over the multi-coloured ocean floor is a fantailed goldfish.  Attached to the brown latticinio body are white fins & tail.  White millefiori sea shells and striped green sea grass complete the...

  • Francis WhittemoreFrancis Whittemore was a scientific glassblower before he started making paperweights in the early 1960s.  He continued to make paperweights until the mid 1970s. The pale-blue overlay of this miniature weight is cut with a top facet and - somewhat unusual - 4 side facets to reveal a beautiful, 15-petalled yellow crimp rose surrounded by...

  • Orient & FlumeA contemporary American glass studio founded in 1972 in Chico, California An iridescent blue, egg-shaped weight designed by Ed Alexander and decorated with 3 large white irises with yellow beards. Each bloom is accompanied by long green leaves.Scratch-signed and numbered around the flat, polished base: Orient & Flume 199/250...

  • Lewis WilsonCrystal Myths Studio, established 1991 A gnome with a long beard - dressed in a blue jacket and wearing a bright-red hat - standing in a garden on a pebble ground amidst low-growing pale-blue flowers and dark-green leaves.A blue/white “CM” signature cane is partially hidden in the leaves. The weight is scratch-signed & dated LJW ‘06 above...

  • Correia Art GlassA small family-owned glass studio founded in 1973 in Santa Monica, California A stylized flower with 5 pink & white, wavy-edged petals and long, pink-tipped anthers.  The flower is borne on a stalk with curling green leaves over an opaque blue cushion. The arrangement is enclosed in a frosted globe with a sloping, polished front...

  • Ronald E, Hansen (1913-1987) Started making lampwork paperweights in the 1960s - mainly flowers but also birds and snakes. A 3-dimensional bouquet. A 2-layered flower with red/white striped petals over orange, arranged with blue & yellow flowers on green leaves, is set on an opaque pale-pink ground. Signed in the centre of the flower with a white “H”...

  • Ronald E. Hansen (1913-1986)Started making lampwork paperweights in the 1960s - mainly flowers but also birds and snakes.A small paperweight with a nosegay composed of pale-blue tubes and ochre corrugated canes with white star centres around a red & white Baccarat-style fortress cane. There are 2 mauve “petals” and the design is set on green foliage...

  • Yaffa & Jeff ToddA husband and wife team, who started making paperweights in the mid-1980s A large blue bird soars above 5 tall mauve & yellow wild flowers growing in a rocky landscape.Signed and dated J Todd NW-119 Yaffa 92 above the basal rim. Deep concave base

  • Mark Eckstrand A fascinating “aquatic” weight; attached to a black & white speckled ocean reef, vibrant filigree twists and millefiori canes in translucent sheaths create the impression of branched corals swaying gently in the underwater currents. An amazing range of colours: yellow, orange, green, lilac, purple and blue right through to the...

  • John GentileBest known for his snakes, salamander and beetle weights, John used various types of signatures and signature canes A black & orange reptile, with a black head and white eyes, lies coiled on a ground of crushed green and white glass, its red forked tongue poised ready to strike. Signed JG in blue powder on the underside of the ground....

  • Gentile Glass CompanyStar City, West Virginia 7 floret clusters, each containing 7 light-blue, white & red millefiori canes in blue sleeves are set around a swirling translucent cobalt blue ground. Made by the Gentile Glass Company.  The base bears the 1975 “Family Crest” pontil stamp .

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