Fine latticinio cables, red/white & blue/white ribbons and a couple of small copper aventurine inclusions are packed into this attractive example of a mid-19th Century Venetian paperweight The surface of the low-domed weight is slightly uneven, a feature often seen in Venetian paperweights of the period.
Typical deep, slightly rough basal concavity with a rough pontil mark.
|Condition||very good; some age-related surface scratches; no chips or bruises|
|Diameter||64mm - 2 1/2"|
|Height||36mm - 1 7/16"|