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  • The tuft of the mushroom is composed of typical Baccarat millefiori canes - including whorls, honeycombs, fortress, shamrock and different types of arrow canes - in turquoise, green, blue, red, salmon-pink and white.  The outer canes are pulled into a tapered stem over a star-cut.  A coiled dark-blue spiral wrapped around a white filigree cable forms a...

  • A mid-size weight with short segments of filigree, lengths of ribbon and twists in ruby, pink, blue yellow & bright-green - laid in the typical Baccarat style - under a high dome. Polished concave base with a narrow wear ring.

  • A medium-size closepack with an arched canopy of millefiori canes which rises well into the dome. Set over an opaque white cushion the assortment of typical Baccarat canes includes shamrock & leaf canes with fortress centres, different types of arrow canes, numerous stars, whorls, bull’s eyes and red trefoils. The lower canes extend into the base.The...

  • The clear crystal set with a well-centred anemone; the 6 deeply-ribbed white petals, edged in red, encircle a pink bull's eye & white stardust centre. Crowning the flowerhead are 4 green leaves; the short curved stalk bears 2 more leaves.The polished, concave base is finished with a small 16-point star-cut.

  • A fine, large spaced design with 18 complex millefiori canes set evenly around a green, blue, white & ruby centre cane on a white muslin cushion, which rises high in the dome. Interwoven in the base of the cushion are a couple of blue, green & red ribbons. Amongst the colourful millefiori are 6 different types of arrow canes.  Polished, concave...

  • A good miniature closepack with a varied assortment of typical Baccarat canes including a single Gridel silhouette (the stag), a large 6-point white star, a variety of different complex star canes, quatrefoils & bundled rods. The canes are set on shorts lengths of latticinio.Polished, concave base with a wear ring.

  • Centring the millefiori design is a complex red/white arrow cane ringed by red/white pastry mould canes. Spaced around the central motif over clear ground are 3 circlets of white stardust canes and 3 circlets of red/white/green star canes. The dome is raised on a foot encircled by a torsade of red twisted ribbon entwined in a fine white latticinio...

  • An amethyst filigree butterfly with multi-coloured millefiori fore and hind wings set over clear star-cut ground. The insect is encircled by a garland of alternating red & white cog canes. The weight is finished with a large circular top facet and 6 side facets. Polished, concave base with a wear ring.

  • An attractive lampwork pansy with purple upper petals and buttercup-yellow, black-veined lower petals with purple blotches encircling a white stardust & pink bull’s-eye centre. The side branches of the short, curving stem bear numerous leaves and a small yellow & purple bud. 4 further leaves are set around the flower. The clear crystal is cut with...

  • 3 rows of green cogs, red-centred stardust canes and alternating blue star & red/white corrugated canes encircle a complex pink/white/green 6-point star & arrow cane over a clear ground in this well-set, low-domed 3-row concentric.Concave, polished base with a good sized wear rim.

  • A fine carpet ground with 19 complex canes - including 5 Gridel silhouettes (dog, butterfly, deer, white mountain goat & white squirrel) - scattered over cobalt-blue & white canes centred by a blue star. Incorporated in the canopy of millefiori canes is a B1848 signature/date cane in mauve, blue & red. Polished, concave base with a shallow...

  • The Type 1 periwinkle is one of the less common Baccarat flowers. 2 rows of ridged pale-blue & white petals are arranged around a pink-centred white stardust cane. 5 green leaves crown the flowerhead; another 2 long narrow leaves are attached near the base of the stem. The polished concave base is decorated with a 16 point star-cut.

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