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Detail of Lot 16


Fall Auction 2019

Paperweight Price Guide The Property of Various Owners Lots are available for viewing by appointment, or on our website

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Auction Number 73

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Part I: A ntique Paperweights and R elated Objects 1

1 Exceptional and very rare antique Clichy close packed millefiori and roses stave basket newel post. Over three hundred and fifty assorted millefiori are gathered into a prairie, bursting with colors and styles, that includes pastry molds, edelweiss, moss canes, stardust and rod bundles, among others, and an astonishing thirty rose canes of all color combinations. The beautiful flower carpet is held tightly in an alternating blue and white stave basket, pulled downward into a fine stem, atop a brass foot. Accompanied by a red velvet-lined wooden box, topped with a brass handle, lock and key. Good condition and internal flaw. Diameter 4", height 6 1/8", weight 4 lbs. Box dimensions 5 5/16" x 5 3/4" x 7 1/2" $20,000—25,000

2 2 Rare antique Clichy spaced concentric millefiori on moss ground paperweight. A wine-red and white pastry mold centers a ring of six spaced millefiori, each different from the next and including an iconic pink and green rose, a white rose and an edelweiss. Two more rings ensue, interlocked in alternation and nested carefully into each other. The colorful millefiori rest on a carpet of dark green rod bundle moss canes, each dotted with a red-centered white floret. “The ground of green moss dotted with stars and florets recalls the most charming of French Touraine tapestries of the XVIth century. It does not seem possible to achieve a higher expression of art on the road of paperweight making.” —French Crystal Paperweights. “The most sought after, and undoubtedly the most striking, spaced millefiori are the moss green carpet grounds. The prize possessions of a few advanced collectors, these weights feature a ground of many small green canes contrasting jubilantly with the colorful spaced florets.”—Paperweights for Collectors. Good condition. Diameter 2 7/8" $22,000—25,000 2

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3 Rare antique Bacchus close packed millefiori encased double overlay paperweight. A salmon-colored-over-white double overlay, with a spiraling stripe pattern exterior, has a large circular open top where a small sphere of tightly packed complex canes is revealed. The canes included are olive-green hollow tubes, with six-point star inner motif canes, crimp tube complex canes, a ruffle cane bundle and complex ruffle canes, each with a crimped trefoil. A thin layer of clear glass encases the design. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 1/2" $12,000—16,000

4 Antique Bacchus close concentric millefiori paperweight. A central cluster of several white and green complex canes is encircled by two concentric rings of opaque complex canes and two rings of ruffle canes, each enveloped in a hollow white tube. The outer ring is pulled downward into a white stave basket. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 3/16" $4,000—5,000

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5 Antique Bacchus close packed millefiori paperweight. A gathering of predominantly white canes is fused together to create a sodden snow effect. The canes burst with accents of red, yellow, green and purple in an otherwise monotone cushion, garlanded by lovely white and green-centered crimp canes, with a few red accents, and pulled downwards into a fused stave basket. “A few weights feature clusters of canes with a white (sodden snow), pale yellow or pale green ground.” —The Dictionary of Glass Paperweights. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 3/8" $6,000—7,000 www.selman.com

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6 Rare antique Clichy spaced concentric millefiori and roses magnum paperweight. Eighty well-defined canes cascade down in five tiers around a very large iconic pink and green rose at the apex. Three more roses are scattered in the rings along with pastry mold, stardust and edelweiss canes. Clear ground. Excellent condition and internal flaws. Diameter 4 5/8", weight 5lbs 5oz. $10,000—14,000

7 Rare antique Pantin red currants paperweight. A thin sinuous yellow stem droops under the weight of a cluster of red currents, with two unripe green berries at the bottom, from a thick brown branch with three undulating green-shaded leaves. White ground. Fine condition. Diameter 2 15/16" $5,000—7,000

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8 Antique Baccarat 1848 scattered millefiori and Gridel silhouettes on red carpet ground paperweight. Various complex canes, including the Gridel silhouette canes of a deer, horse, pheasant, elephant and rooster, are scattered across a red carpet. Each red and white cane of the carpet is centered by a blue and white six-point star. Signature/date cane. In 1847, Joseph Emil Gridel, the nine-year-old nephew of Baccarat manager Jean-Baptiste Toussaint, cut out eighteen different animals he had drawn and was pasting them onto paper when his uncle spotted them. The designs eventually became models for silhouette cane molds. In 1848, M. Toussaint was able to give the young artist a paperweight containing fifteen of the animals. Gridel grew up to be a famous painter and today his work can be found throughout Europe. Diameter 3 1/8" $10,000—14,000 4

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9 Rare and unique antique Clichy pink clematis and furled bud paperweight. A stunning pink clematis blossom has eight variegated petals that radiate around a complex star millefiori in green, white, pink and blue. The bloom grows on a green stem, flanked by two green leaves, while two more leaves peek from behind the bloom next to a tightly furled pink bud. Clear ground. “Clichy was renowned for its inventive flower portrayals, no two of which are exactly alike.” —The Art of the Paperweight: Challenging Tradition. Diameter 2 3/4" $5,000—8,000

10 Rare antique French, possibly Pantin, red flower paperweight. Three tiers of rising petals, with the outer and lower petals slightly curled at the tip, are gathered tightly together at the end of a green stem with a few thin green sepals and cupped by three long bladed leaves. Clear ground. Diameter 2 9/16" $5,000—7,000

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11 Rare antique Baccarat “thousand petal” red rose miniature paperweight. An expertly crafted multi-tiered garnet-red rose is crowned by six shaded green leaves as it blooms atop a curved stem, with two additional leaves, over a clear, star-cut ground. Describing the rare Baccarat rose, Paul Hollister wrote, “The realistic features of these three-dimensional flowers are the way the petals remain closed in the center, suggesting a half-opened flower, and the lovely rose coloring, which ranges from softest pink to dusty velvet red.” Diameter 2 1/8" $5,000—6,000 www.selman.com

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12 Rare antique Saint-Mandé pair of end-of-day scrambled millefiori blue vases. Whole and partial canes, including a pink rose with a yellow core, are gathered together into colorful cushions, over a clear ground, at the base of two transparent blue vases, each with a flared neck that gives way to a thin white latticinio torsade. Good condition and internal flaw. Diameters 2 3/16 - 5/16", heights 5 - 5 1/8" $8,000—10,000

13 Antique Saint Louis scrambled millefiori wafer dish. A clear bowl, with a twisted pink and white latticinio rim, is tapered into a clear collar above a base of colorful scattered millefiori with bits of aventurine. From the seventeenth through nineteenth centuries, the wafer dish was an important desk accessory. In the era of sealing wax, prepared wafers of flour and water were used to seal letters and stick sheets of paper together. The moistened wafer was placed under the turn-over of an envelope to glue it down, giving more security than wax alone. Good condition. Diameter 3 5/16", height 2 15/16" $1,500—1,800 14

14 Rare antique Clichy pair of end-of-day scrambled millefiori and roses door knobs. An explosion of color from whole and partial canes, including several rose canes, is gathered tightly atop small bits of cane to form a dense cushion in each of the two door knobs with brass fittings. Good condition. Diameters 2 1/16 - 1/8" $2,000—3,000 6

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15 Antique Saint Louis close packed millefiori mushroom and signature cane with torsade faceted paperweight. An impressive variety of blue, red, green and white millefiori canes, including a silhouette cane of a dancing couple and a signature cane, is arranged into a rounded mushroom tuft and pulled downwards to form a short stem. A blue and white torsade surrounds the base of the mushroom. Clear, star-cut ground. Top facet and three tiers of round side facets. Good condition. Diameter 2 7/8" $3,000—4,000

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16 Antique Baccarat spaced millefiori, Gridel silhouettes and very rare date cane paperweight. Complex millefiori, including six-point stars, shamrocks, quatrefoil and arrowheads, are spaced into two concentric rings, along with the Gridel silhouettes of a monkey, goat, pheasant, horse, rooster and dog, around a central primrose cane, with a square center of red and purple stars. An unusual date cane, alternating between blue and red numbers pressed into a large white cane, is surrounded by a ring of complex red and purple six-point star canes, similar to the cane at the center of the primrose. The canes sit atop a cambered cushion of white latticinio segments with bits of colored twists, flattened canes and rods. Pictured and discussed in the PCC Newsletter #98, “The Mystery of the ‘1848’ Date Cane”, November 2008, page 4. Fine condition and internal flaw. Diameter 2 5/8" $4,000—6,000

17 Antique Baccarat millefiori mushroom overlay faceted paperweight. A blue, red and white complex arrow cane centers a mushroom design which moves on to red and yellow complex whorl canes, then white and blue crimp canes and, finally, red and white hollow rod canes, all supported on a short white crimp stave stem. Clear, star-cut ground. Blue-over-white double overlay. Six and one facets, connected by triangular cuts and spaced by six printies at the base. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/4" $4,000—5,000 www.selman.com

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18 Antique Baccarat 1848 spaced concentric millefiori and Gridel silhouettes paperweight. An assortment of spaced complex millefiori includes a primrose cane, with a square center of red and purple stars, and a variety of Gridel silhouettes, like a goat, horse, deer, monkey, dog, elephant, squirrel and rooster, that encircle a large moth cane at the apex. The canes rest on a cushion ground of large white lace scattered with pieces of colored filigree and segments of canes. Signature/date cane. Good condition and internal flaw. Diameter 3 3/16" $2,000—3,000

19 Excellent and rare antique Baccarat interlaced millefiori trefoil garlands and Gridel silhouettes overlay faceted paperweight. Two millefiori trefoil garlands, one white and one red, interlace to create six loops where Gridel silhouette canes of a rooster, goat, squirrel, deer, horse and white dove reside. The central void of the garlands is occupied by an arrowhead cane encircled by white florets. An exquisite and rarely seen translucent cobalt blue overlay corrals the design. Clear ground. Six and one facets with 12 long side thumb prints at the base. Good condition. Diameter 3 3/16" $3,000—4,000

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20 Antique Baccarat millefiori butterfly and clematis paperweight. A butterfly, with marbled multi-color millefiori wings of which the top ones have hues of pink, purple and orange, an amethyst latticinio body and light blue eyes, hovers above a white double clematis with a star honeycomb center. Four green leaves emanate from behind the flower, which grows from a short sinuous stem with a large white bud and two additional leaves. Clear, star-cut ground. “...lampwork butterflies are placed above floral motifs encased in clear glass to create the illusion of their hovering in space.” —Glass Paperweights in The Art Institute of Chicago. Good condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $2,500—4,000 8

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21 Very rare antique Boston & Sandwich Glass Company pair of poinsettias with Lutz roses paperweight. A fine white and green rose cane, from Nicholas Lutz, sits at the heart of each of two double-tiered poinsettias, one pink and one blue. The flowers are studded with lovely air bubbles and sport two green serrated leaves that peer out from behind their petals in a friendly and cheerful manner. They lean away from each other atop two green stems, flanked by two large green leaves. Clear ground. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $4,000—5,000

22 Unusual antique English large millefiori mushroom pedestal paperweight. An unusually large complex cane, with a blue cross center at the middle of a large eight-spoke white cog which is encircled by a white hollow tube pressed by a stave basket of pink-lined hollow white rods, is pulled downward into a slightly spun stem. A surprising variation on the traditional mushroom. Clear, footed base. Fine condition. Diameter 2 5/8", height 2 13/16" $2,000—3,000

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23 Very rare antique New England Glass Company two-colored poinsettia and bud paperweight. A flower, with a lovely and well-matched pink and yellow complex cane center surrounded by two tiers of alternating pink and yellow petals, blooms alongside a companion bud on a stem with three air bubble-studded green leaves, over a white double-swirl latticinio ground. “...note that this attractive color combination is carried through with the bud.” —The Art of the Paperweight: The New England Glass Company. Pictured and discussed in the same publication, page 110, figure 5.62. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $3,000—4,000 www.selman.com

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24 Antique English terracotta gnome green bottle dump. A chubby dimensional gnome of brown terracotta sits joyfully on a tree stump with a tankard of ale firmly clasp in the right hand. Transparent pale green bottle dump ground. Pictured and discussed in English Bottle Glass Dumps, page 60. Diameter 1 7/8", height 3 5/8" $400—600

25 Antique Bohemian Egermann end-of-day scrambled millefiori paperweight. Short segments of blue and white twists space a scattering of complex canes, including two white and green tube rose canes, one pink and green tube rose cane and a pink, white and green rose cane slice. Two green rod-encircled multi-colored canes appear as well as a partial cane of the famous rose bundle cane pictured and discussed in the 2007 PCA Bulletin, page 36, figure 9, and in Classic Paperweights from Silesia/Bohemia, page 218. A ring of mottled canes is pulled downward at the perimeter to create a colorful basket over a clear ground. Good condition. Diameter 2 1/2" $1,000—1,400

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26 Antique Bohemian Riedel spaced concentric millefiori and signature cane paperweight. A gathering of colorful millefiori of various sizes and shapes includes a coat of arms-style signature cane and sits on an impressive hard to produce pitch-black cushion ground. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 3/4" $1,500—2,000 10

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27 Antique Clichy interlaced millefiori quatrefoil garlands with rose cane paperweight. A quatrefoil garland of edelweiss flowers interlaces with another quatrefoil garland of green pastry mold canes around a central close concentric cluster composed of a pink pastry mold ring around blue pastry molds and an iconic lush pink and green rose at the apex. Clear ground. Diameter 2 15/16" $2,250—2,500

28 Antique Baccarat cinquefoil millefiori garland paperweight. A cinquefoil garland, comprised of alternating complex canes of white crimps, with pink and white complex centers, and green and white stardust canes, hosts at its center a complex white crimp and yellow stars cane, encircled by blue and white stardust canes. Each of the outer voids created by the garland hosts a contrasting millefiori. Clear ground. Good condition. Diameter 3 3/16" $800—1,000

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29 Antique Baccarat interlaced millefiori trefoil garlands on upset muslin paperweight. A central red, white, blue and green arrowhead cane is encircled by a ring of white and green stardust and bull’s-eye canes, which is surrounded by a pair of interlaced trefoil garlands, one of red complex cog canes and one of green complex crimp canes. Each of the six outer loops of the garlands encloses a large white, blue and red six-point star and arrowhead cane. White upset muslin cushion ground. From the C. Frank Kireker Collection. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $2,000—3,000 www.selman.com

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30 Antique Baccarat 1846 close packed millefiori paperweight. A gathering of colorful shamrock, whorl, star, leaf, trefoil, quatrefoil and arrowhead complex canes, among others, occasionally reveals a white and colored upset muslin ground below. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $4,000—5,000 31 Antique Baccarat close packed millefiori paperweight. Colorful canes, some upright and some concealed below others or on their sides, are gathered tightly over a bed of white and colorful filigree. The canes include rod bundles, leaves, whorls, bull’s-eyes, arrowhead, stardust and crosses among others. Diameter 2 15/16" $2,000—3,000 32 Antique Baccarat 1848 close packed millefiori and Gridel silhouettes paperweight. A rich assortment of canes, including six-point star, rod bundle, whorl, arrowhead, leaf, fortress, trefoil, quatrefoil and shamrock canes, creates a colorful tightly packed carpet where silhouette canes of a dog, horse, monkey, goat, deer, pheasant and two lovebirds meander. Bits of white and colored upset muslin occasionally peek out from between the canes. Signature/date cane. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 1/2" $2,000—3,000

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33 Antique Baccarat 1848 spaced millefiori and Gridel silhouettes paperweight. A central fortress and arrowhead cane is surrounded by spaced complex canes, including the Gridel silhouettes of a deer, goat, dog, pelican, squirrel, pheasant, rooster, hunter and a pair of lovebirds. White upset muslin with bits of colored filigree. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/16" $2,000—3,000 34 Antique Baccarat close packed millefiori mushroom and torsade paperweight. A dense cluster of varied millefiori canes forms a colorful cap and long stem for a blooming mushroom. The base of the stem is encircled by a blue-encased white torsade with two mercury rings. Clear, star-cut ground. Good condition. Diameter 3 1/16" $1,000—1,400 35 Antique Baccarat millefiori butterfly and garland paperweight. A butterfly, with turquoise eyes, a translucent purple body and four marbled millefiori wings, is encircled by a garland of alternating white cog canes and green crimped canes, on white upset muslin ground. Fine condition. Diameter 2 3/4" $1,000—1,400

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36 Uncommon antique Baccarat red and white wallflower with millefiori garland paperweight. Five rounded red-edged white petals radiate around a central arrowhead and fortress complex cane, ringed with white and red stars, to form a lovely wallflower. The bloom perches on a curving stem, flanked by two variegated green leaves, and is crowned by three leaves and a companion bud. A garland of white stardust canes alternating with green crimp canes borders the bloom. Clear, star-cut ground. Diameter 2 9/16" $1,000—1,400 37 Antique Baccarat Madonna and child sulphide paperweight. A white sulphide of the Virgin Mary, surrounded by a large serpent and clouds as a young child stands in front of her carrying a globus cruciger, shines above translucent green, star-cut ground. From the C. Frank Kireker Collection. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 7/8" $600—800 38 Antique Baccarat Type II pansy paperweight. A Type II pansy, with a star honeycomb cane center, two purple upper petals and purple-tipped yellow lower petals, is bordered by six green leaves as it grows from a short stem with a bud and three additional green leaves. Clear, star-cut ground. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/16" $2,000—3,000

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39 Antique Baccarat spaced concentric millefiori and Gridel silhouettes miniature paperweight. A central green, red, blue and white complex moth cane is ringed by six colorful millefiori, alternating between complex and Gridel silhouette canes of a goat, rooster and dog. White upset muslin cushion with bits of blue and red twists. Diameter 1 13/16" $700—1,000 40 Antique Baccarat red and white primrose miniature paperweight. A primrose flower has six red petals, each striped with arching white lines, radiating from a central white stardust and red bull’s-eye cane. It is crowned by four green leaves and grows from a curving stem with a pair of bladed leaves. Clear, star-cut ground. Fine condition and internal flaw. Diameter 1 7/8" $800—1,000 41 Antique Baccarat close concentric millefiori and rare rose cane miniature paperweight. A large and stunning rare pink rose cane, with green sepals and yellow star cane stamens around a white floret pistil, centers two close concentric rings of millefiori made of small stars. The inner ring is in white and blue and the outer ring is made of bundles of white, blue and green stars encircled by a ring of red stars. Clear ground. A similar rose is pictured in Baccarat Paperweights: Two Centuries of Beauty, page 36, figure 68. Diameter 1 3/4" $1,000—1,400

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42 Antique Clichy spaced hexagonal-patterned millefiori and roses paperweight. A large classic pink and green rose presides at the center of a spaced ring of complex canes, followed by a spaced hexagonal-shaped ring that contains a white rose. Cobalt blue ground. From the George Kulles Collection. Good condition. Diameter 2 5/8" $800—1,200 43 Antique Clichy spaced concentric millefiori and rose paperweight. A central iconic pink and green rose is ringed by two concentric circles of green-centered and red-centered white pastry mold canes. A spaced ring of trios of green pastry mold canes interrupted by large white edelweiss canes frames the design. Cobalt blue ground. From the George Kulles Collection. Fine condition. Diameter 2 1/2" $800—1,200 44 Antique Clichy circlet-patterned millefiori paperweight. Five circular garlands of pink and white millefiori surround a central blue and white complex cane and are spaced by a single crimp cane. The design is bordered by a garland of white star and green bull’s-eye millefiori. Cobalt blue ground. Diameter 3 1/4" $2,500—3,000

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45 Antique Clichy close concentric millefiori stave basket paperweight. White-cored green staves are pulled downward into a basket that holds six close concentric rings of contrasting millefiori canes, including stardust, bull’s-eyes, rods and florets, with a white star cane at the apex. Fine condition and internal flaws. Diameter 2 5/8" $800—1,000 46 Antique Clichy close packed millefiori stave basket paperweight. White-cored green staves, with sprinkles of aventurine, are pulled downward into a basket that holds a gathering of complex millefiori canes, including a pseudo-rose cane, stardust, bull’seyes, rods and florets, inside a border ring of pink and white rod bundle canes. Fine condition and internal flaws. Diameter 2 9/16" $800—1,000 47 Antique Clichy open concentric millefiori and rose faceted paperweight. An iconic pink and green rose blooms at the center of a ring of white edelweiss canes, spaced by a ring of five pairs of green pastry molds separated by burgundy pastry molds. Clear ground. Six and one facets. Good condition. Diameter 2 1/4" $800—1,200

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48 Antique Clichy green and white swirl paperweight. A white cross is encircled by a pink cog and then by a ring of white florets inside a large red-over-white crimp cane to form a central cane for a vortex of alternating lime-green and white bands. Diameter 2 1/4" $800—1,200 49 Antique Clichy concentric millefiori and roses miniature paperweight. A central white stardust cane, with a green bull’seye, is ringed by seven purple pastry molds inside a border ring of five stunning green roses, spaced by pairs of pink pastry molds. Clear ground. Diameter 1 3/4" $1,000—1,400 50 Antique Clichy concentric millefiori and rose miniature paperweight. A large iconic pink and green rose, with a minuscule central cane of yellow filament stamens around a green pistil, blooms at the center of a ring of purple pastry molds, surrounded by a border ring of five pairs of green pastry molds canes separated by pink crimp complex canes. Clear ground. Diameter 1 3/4" $800—1,200

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51 Uncommon antique Clichy spaced concentric millefiori with rose and signature canes paperweight. Spaced complex millefiori canes, in shades of pink, blue and green, include a classic green and pink rose cane and a surprising pair of complex signature canes which have been well positioned as polar opposites. Clear ground. Good condition. Diameter 2 15/16" $1,000—1,400 52 Antique Clichy spaced concentric millefiori and rose paperweight. Two spaced rings of complex millefiori canes, in warm shades of pink, purple, blue and green, surround a purple pastry mold and include a classic pink and green rose cane. Clear ground. Fine condition. Diameter 2 3/16" $700—900 53 Antique Clichy King Louis Philippe I sulphide paperweight. A sinister-facing white bust of the King of France from 1830-1848, Louis Philippe, shines against a cobalt blue ground. From the C. Frank Kireker Collection. Fine condition. Diameter 2 13/16" $400—600

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54 Antique Saint Louis close concentric millefiori paperweight. A fourteen-point red hollow cog sits in a white cane with a blue and white six-point ogee-tipped star at its center. It launches six close concentric rings of contrasting canes in blue, red, white and green. A white ogee-tipped cog cane stave basket cups the design. Good condition. Diameter 3" $2,000—3,000 55 Rare antique Saint Louis clematis and torsade aventurine paperweight. A pink double-tiered clematis, with a central yellow cog encircling a blue and white flower, is crowned by four green leaves and ringed by a cobalt blue twist torsade, encased by a band of nine thin white strands. The design is pressed into a dark green aventurine cushion ground. “In French weights, especially from Saint Louis (where Nicholas Lutz worked), aventurine shows up as the softly sparkling green glass ground of a few rare flower weights...” —The Encyclopedia of Glass Paperweights, pg 14. Fine condition. Diameter 3" $2,000—3,000 56 Antique Saint Louis upright bouquet and gold setting faceted pendant. An amber-petalled flower rises upward in the center of a ring of two millefiori buds spaced by a white flower on the left and a red flower on the right. Green crenulated leaves space the blooms and a cup of fanning leaves holds the delicate bouquet together. Clear ground. All-over faceting above a perimeter groove with a gold setting and pendant loop. Good condition. Diameter 1 11/16" $2,000—3,000 16

57 Rare antique Saint Louis patterned millefiori and squares paperweight. An unusual millefiori pattern, resembling a chequer, is composed of spaced geometrically positioned square canes, each made of a flattened tube cane on its side. The outer squares are cobalt blue, the central squares are amber and the most inner squares are salmon-colored. The pattern is arranged around a central pistachio-green complex cane and a spaced ring of blue-cored white star complex canes. White upset muslin ground. Diameter 2 5/16" $3,000—4,000 58 Antique Saint Louis end-of-day scrambled millefiori with uncommon silhouette miniature paperweight. A vibrant array of whole and partial canes, filigree and latticinio segments include remnants of a dancing devil and an uncommon double silhouette cane of a dog and his human companion. Excellent condition and internal flaws. Diameter 2 3/16" $700—1,000 59 Unusual antique Saint Louis dahlia paperweight. Cascading tiers of ribbed pink petals radiate around a pink-cored yellow center to form a stunning dahlia, reminiscent of the examples that appear at the center of traditional flat bouquets. This lush variation is crowned by four crenulated green leaves and perched atop a short stem, flanked by two more leaves. Clear ground. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 13/16" $1,000—1,500

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60 Antique Saint Louis pansy miniature paperweight. A pretty colorful pansy, its upper petals a rich purple and its lower amber petals striped black with rims of cobalt blue, is centered by a yellow match-head cane and springs from a very slender meandering stem shared by two serrated leaves. Clear, star-cut ground. Diameter 2 1/16" $1,200—1,600 61 Rare antique Saint Louis blue forget-me-nots nosegay and millefiori garland miniature paperweight. A spray of three vibrantly colored blue forget-me-nots, all with yellow match-head centers, grows from a slender light green stem along with four flat and smooth green leaves. The bouquet is ringed by a border garland of pink, white and green canes, alternating with white and pink canes. Clear, star-cut ground. Forget-me-nots are seen more frequently in both antique Baccarat and Saint Louis bouquets, but are rarely seen in a single nosegay, and then only from Saint Louis. In the Victorian language of flowers, forget-me-nots were a symbol of true love and were associated with much folklore and legend regarding faithfulness and enduring love. Diameter 2 11/16" $3,000—4,000 62 Unusual antique Saint Louis green flower miniature paperweight. Five blue petals, enveloped in a striped yellow layer that completely conceals the blue except at the tips, radiate around a yellow match-head center and are spaced by small green sepals

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that peer out from behind to form an unusual green-hued flower, joined by a few variegated leaves and a companion bud on a common stem. Clear ground. Excellent condition and internal flaw. Diameter 1 15/16" $1,500—2,000 63 Antique Saint Louis fuchsias on swirling latticinio paperweight. Two pink and blue fuchsias bloom on opposite sides of a light yellow branch, with five green leaves and two slender pink buds. White double-swirl latticinio cushion ground. Diameter 2 3/4" $1,000—1,400 64 Antique Saint Louis pompon miniature paperweight. A pretty white pompon, with diaphanous outer petals and a tuft of yellow filament stamens at the center, is framed, unusually, by a companion bud and two spaced leaves. An additional two leaves flank a slightly bending stem. Pink double-swirl latticinio cushion ground. Fine condition. Diameter 2 3/16" $1,200—1,600 65 Antique Saint Louis nosegay paperweight. A white and pink cane tops a large blue, pink and white complex cane and an amber cog, with a blue floret center, at the junction of four serrated green leaves and stems. Clear, diamond-cut ground. Fine condition. Diameter 2 1/2" $400—600

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66 Very rare antique New England Glass Company upright bouquet and torsade paperweight. A five-petalled red flower, with a blue and white complex cane center, is supported by two opposing millefiori buds spaced by two burgeoning buds, one white and one blue, and protruding green sepals. The blooms are gathered on a bed of leaves atop long stems. A large blue and red torsade, with a band of white, encircles the bouquet. Clear ground. A similar example is pictured and discussion in The Art of the Paperweight: The New England Glass Company, page 115, Figure 5.78. Diameter 2 1/2" $4,000—5,000

69 Antique Boston & Sandwich Glass Company striped yellow pears paperweight. Two yellow pears, each with a thick red stripe, hang from opposite sides of a slender stem shared with four serrated green leaves, over a clear ground. “The Americans generally shunned the multi-faceting treatment, and instead simply showcased the individual fruits in all their glory. Most of these refreshingly simple designs give the appearance of fruit just plucked from a tree.” —The Art of the Paperweight: The Boston & Sandwich and New England Glass Companies. Good condition. Diameter 3 1/16" $800—1,000

67 Antique New England Glass Company nosegay and millefiori garlands paperweight. A trio of light and lacy millefiori canes is flanked by four serrated mint-colored leaves to create a sweet bouquet. The bouquet is framed by two close concentric rings of complex canes, one pink and the other white, over a white double-swirl latticinio cushion ground. Fine condition. Diameter 2 9/16" $900—1,200

70 Antique Boston & Sandwich Glass Company fantasy pansy-like weedflower paperweight. Based on a typical pansy construct, two red upper petals and three white lower petals, striped in blue, radiate from a central pink, white and blue complex ruffle cross cane. The flower sits atop a short tapered stem, flanked by two crenulated green leaves, while a third leaf protrudes from behind the bloom. Clear ground. Fine condition. Diameter 2 15/16" $500—700

68 Rare antique Boston & Sandwich Glass Company simple white poinsettia paperweight. A single-tiered white poinsettia, with seven petals around a central white and pink rod bundle cane, grows atop a sinuous stem, flanked by two serrated green leaves. Clear ground. A similar example in cobalt blue is pictured and discussed in The Art of the Paperweight: The Boston & Sandwich Glass Company, page 65, figure 5.4.1. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 1/4" $800—1,000 18

71 Antique New England Glass Company spoke-patterned millefiori and running rabbits paperweight. A pink center cane is ringed by six white complex canes, each of which supports a complex yellow running rabbit silhouette cane. White doubleswirl latticinio cushion ground. Fair condition. Diameter 2 3/8" $500—700

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72 Rare antique French, possibly Clichy or Baccarat, Napoleon Bonaparte death mask sulphide paperweight. An impressive rendition of the famous death mask of Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte, made on May 7, 1821 on the island of St. Helena, has been extended into a full bust sulphide. It is inscribed with the number “60” in orange script on the back and floats over a clear ground. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 9/16" $1,200—1,600

the London Exhibition is inscribed “THE BUILDING FOR THE INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION, LONDON 1851” and the initials “A & M” for Allen and Moore. Transparent cobalt blue ground. See Old English Paperweights, page 11, Glass Paperweights of the Bergstrom Mahler Museum, page 7, image 261, and the 2019 PCA Bulletin, page 47, figure 19, for similar examples. Excellent condition. Diameter 1 15/16" $600—800

73 Rare unidentified antique, possible Clichy, “Bank-Notes” sulphide paperweight. Old English Gothic-style lettering is engraved into a circular coin-shaped sulphide and painted carefully in blue to read “Bank-Notes” at the center of a ring of engraved leaves. Clear ground. The fascinating history of similar paperweights is described in the 2007 and 2019 PCA bulletins, on page 46 and 80. Diameter 2 3/8" $800—1,000

76 Unusual antique French, possibly Saint Louis, etched eagle amber-stained faceted paperweight. The French Imperial Eagle, grasping a staff in its talons, is etched with a pair of crossed staffs, one with a two-finger pointing hand and the other with a small soldier, into an amber-stained ground. Six and one facets. Pictured and discussed in the 2011 PCA Bulletin on page 15. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $1,400—1,600

74 Unusual antique French, or possibly Val Saint Lambert, blue and white torsade garland paperweight. A white chaplet bead torsade, edged in translucent blue, is encased by a fine white filigree and forms a complete ring over a clear ground. Possibly made as an experimental design. Good condition. Diameter 2 7/8" $600—800 75 Antique English 1851 Crystal Palace London Exhibition commemorative sulphide miniature paperweight. A detailed circular coin-shaped sulphide of the Crystal Palace and visitors to www.selman.com

77 Antique English close concentric millefiori faceted inkwell. A pink and white cross, inside a white crimp cane, is the central motif that dominates six close concentric rings of millefiori at the bottom of a clear ink well bottle and its companion stopper. The bottle sits on a clear foot, bordered by horizontally notched facets, below a bulbous neck with four round facets. The stopper is also faceted with four round facets. Fair condition. Diameter 3 13/16", height 6 1/2" $1,500—2,000

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78 Paul Stankard 2013 flowers, pods and moss bouquet orb. An all-over flower bouquet, with two blue cornflowers, red raspberries, pink apple blossoms, small purple flowers, green leaves and tendrils, is gathered on a patch of moss and includes several large rust-colored and yellow pods. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/4" $4,000—5,000 79 Paul Stankard 2000 morning glories, field gourds and root people paperweight. A bed of soft brown moss conceals two root people and sports yellow diaphanous morning glories, leaves, tendrils, an open field gourd and an intact one. A “seeds” word cane passes as germinating sprigs. Clear ground. Signed/ dated. Diameter 3 3/16" $3,000—4,000 80 Paul Stankard 1981 strawberries and blossoms faceted paperweight. A central trio of white blossoms, each with a tuft of yellow stamens, is crowned by two trios of green leaves, two pairs of white buds, two red strawberries and a ripening green strawberry. Five and one facets. Clear ground. Signature cane. Dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3" $700—1,000

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81 Paul Stankard 1985 water lilies paperweight. A pair of multi-tiered white water lilies, with delicate yellow filament stamens, blooms on either side of a brown-speckled green lily pad. The lilies and the lily pad grow on long slender green stems, which extend from a bulb with roots. Translucent cobalt blue ground. Edition #27 of a limited edition of 75. Signature cane. Dated. Fine condition. Diameter 2 15/16" $800—1,200 82 Paul Stankard 1980 Experimental pair of pink and white lady’s-slipper orchids paperweight. Two white orchids, with magenta labella, share a forking stem, flanked by bladed green leaves, that rises from trailing roots and a separate seedpod. Opaque green ground. Signature cane. Dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/16" $800—1,200 83 Paul Stankard 1979 white spring beauty blossoms paperweight. Two fully splayed white spring beauty blossoms, with pointed pink-striped petals around perky stamens, are joined by a partially opened flower that looks to the left and three sheathed buds to the right. They bloom atop a curvy stem, flanked by two bladed green leaves. Translucent cobalt blue ground. Edition #4 of a limited edition of 100. Signature cane. Dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3" $800—1,200

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84 Paul Stankard 1982 wild arum flower and red seeds in a pod paperweight. A multi-tiered green flower envelops thin yellow stamens, each with a red tip, as it droops from a thin stem that rises from a clump of bladed green leaves and a curling root. Another stem rises from the foliage to carry a seedpod with a central column of red seeds. Clear ground. Signature cane. Dated. A similar example appeared in Rick Ayotte’s 1984 sparrow paperweight. Diameter 3 1/8" $800—1,200 85 Paul Stankard 1980 Artist Proof paphiopedilum orchid paperweight. A pale yellow orchid, with a yellow tongue and striped labellum and sepals, hangs from a thin stem over a fan of spotted green leaves and a root system. Clear ground. Signature cane. Dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/16" $800—1,200 86 Paul Stankard 1976 “St. Anthony’s Fire” bouquet paperweight. Two crimson flowers, with yellow-centered black stamens, and a profusion of companion buds are splayed across slender leafy stems and have dropped two seeds that float below the blooms. Clear ground. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 9/16" $800—1,200

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87 Paul Stankard 1976 Experimental red chokeberries and orange leaves paperweight. Graceful sprays of crimson chokeberries, their stems and leaves a warm orange, rest over a clear ground. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Fine condition. Diameter 2 7/8" $800—1,000 88 Paul Stankard (1975) three flower bouquet paperweight. A vine of red St. Anthony’s Fire, with one splayed flower and companion buds, is joined by a sprig of blue spiderwort and a pink wild rose branch. Clear ground. Edition #6 of a limited edition of 6. Signature cane. Diameter 2 15/16" $800—1,000 89 Paul Stankard early white spring beauty miniature paperweight. A white flower, with thin and delicate pink stripes on its pointed petals, is flanked by buds and blooms on a branch of stems and leaves. Pale blue ground. Signature cane. Diameter 2 1/16" $600—800

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90 Paul Stankard (1991) Experimental mountain laurel flowers on a branch paperweight. Two white mountain laurel blossoms bloom at the end of long straight green stems from a brown branch, with three pink furled buds and green leaves, over a clear ground. Signed. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/4" $1,200—1,500 91 Paul Stankard 1980 red and white trillium flower paperweight. A white flower, with long spiraling white petals around a red and white center with perky stamens, blooms in a halo of green sepals from a long stem with a trio of green leaves. A small seed drifts away in the wind. Clear ground. Signature cane. Dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $800—1,200 92 Paul Stankard 1980 Experimental apple blossom paperweight. A dimensional white flower has a thick tuft of white stamen, each tipped in pink, and displays a fully mature version of three up and coming buds in various stages of bloom that fan around their elder and are spaced by trios of green leaves. Clear ground. Signature cane. Dated. Good condition. Diameter 3 1/4" $800—1,000

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93 David Graeber 2010 “Autumn in Chicago” fall chrysanthemums paperweight, from the Chicago Series. A bouquet of one brown, one yellow and one light orange chrysanthemum flowers is joined by green, yellow and red leaves that all rest in a dark brown vase. Cream-colored ground. Edition #5 of a limited edition of 20. Signature/date. Produced exclusively for L.H. Selman Ltd. Diameter 3 5/16" $2,000—3,000 94 David Graeber 2010 “Rose Bouquet” with red berries and morning glories faceted paperweight. A bouquet of pink roses and companion buds includes several clusters of red berries and blue morning glories gathered together on a clump of moss with leaves and tendrils. Translucent dark green ground. Six and one facets. Signature/date cane. Diameter 3 1/8" $2,000—3,000 95 Stankard Studios 2005 cornflower paperweight, by Christine Stankard Kressley. A tight cluster of dimensional blue-shaded bells creates a lush cornflower which blooms with a companion bud on a forking leafy stem with a trailing root system. Clear ground. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 5/16" $1,200—1,600

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96 Andrew Byers 2004 sunflower and blackberry bouquet paperweight. A buoyant bouquet, consisting of a sunflower, blackberries, lilac, white flowers and a scattering of blue bellflowers, is joined by green leaves and curling tendrils on a shared stem. Clear ground. Edition #8 of a limited edition of 10. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/4" $2,000—3,000 97 Gordon Smith 1992 pink rose faceted paperweight. A pretty pink rose is flanked by sheathed companion buds on arching stems and gathered with three fans of green leaves. Translucent cobalt blue ground. Five and one facets. Signature cane. Dated. Diameter 2 15/16" $800—1,200 98 Gordon Smith 1991 poinsettia paperweight. A threedimensional green-veined white poinsettia, its beautifully molded petals furling delicately, gives burst to a flame of red-tipped green stamens from its nexus, centered on a translucent green mottled ground. Edition #31 of a limited edition of 50. Signature cane. Dated. Diameter 3" $500—700

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99 Johne Parsley 1987 trio of red roses faceted paperweight. Three dimensional red roses each sit on a star of five sepals at the top of a curving stem and are joined by a solo companion bud. Cobalt blue ground. Six and one facets. Signature cane. Signed/ dated. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 1/2" $1,200—1,600 100 James Kontes three strawberries on upset muslin paperweight. Three large red strawberries, each studded with yellow seeds, grow on a vine, with a pink flower blossom, three white buds and dark green leaves, over white upset muslin. Translucent sky blue ground. Signature cane. Diameter 3 1/8" $2,000—3,000 101 James Kontes purple roses and buds on white upset muslin paperweight. Two shaded purple roses, with textured petals and bright yellow stamens, share a network of green stems and leaves with three purple buds inside a pink filigree torsade. Translucent cobalt blue ground. Signature cane. Diameter 3" $3,500—4,000

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102 Rick Ayotte 1990 “Fall Bouquet Plaque” pinecones and acorn upright magnum paperweight, from the Illusion series. A spaced bouquet of four pinecones, six acorns, Norway and black spruce, white fir, leaves of brick, royal maple and sugar maple is dotted by sprays of red berries. Translucent red ground with ring of printies. Display facet. Limited edition of 10. Signed/dated. Diameter 4 13/16" $1,600—2,000 103 Rick Ayotte 1990 “Blueberry Bouquet Plaque” blueberries and cherry blossoms upright magnum paperweight, from the Illusion series. A lush bouquet of pink double cherry blossoms, pink and white buds, cobalt blue blueberries and variegated green leaves stands before a circle of translucent cobalt amethyst with a ring of printies. Limited edition of 50. Signed/dated. Fine condition. Height 3 15/16" $2,000—3,000 104 Rick Ayotte 1988 “American Plum Bouquet” paperweight. Three luscious ripe purple plums and three candid plum blossoms, their cores aflame with scarlet-tipped yellow stamens, hang against a thick patchwork of pointed plum leaves, over a clear ground. Limited edition of 50. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 3/4" $1,000—1,200

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105 Rick Ayotte 1985 robin with flowering dogwood blossoms compound paperweight. A spring robin sings from a branch in a blossoming dogwood tree, layered over another cluster of blossoms, each flower with orange-tipped white petals. Clear ground. Edition #12 of a limited edition of 75. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/2" $1,000—1,400 106 Rick Ayotte 1990 “Upright Titmice on Snowy Ground” with holly paperweight. A pair of dimensional gray titmice surveys the pickings of holly leaves and berries that have come to rest on a patch of snow. Limited edition of 50. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 7/16" $800—1,000 107 Rick Ayotte 1984 “Screech Owls on Pine Branches” paperweight, from the Birds of Prey series. A pair of screech owls perches on a forking branch of pine tree with needles and pinecones. Black background with a full yellow moon. Edition #24 of a limited edition of 50. Signed/dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/16" $800—1,000

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108 Rick Ayotte 1986 “Springtime in New Hampshire” purple finch and nest paperweight. A male purple finch crouches near a nest, with three blue eggs, which rests on a sandy ground, surrounded by pink crocus flowers, assorted leaves and red bunch berries. Edition #7 of a limited edition of 35. Signed/dated. The artist’s first upright three-dimensional bird. Fine condition. Diameter 3 13/16" $1,200—1,600 109 Rick Ayotte 1991 “Scissor-tailed Flycatcher & Baby” paperweight. Incorporating the state tree, flower and bird of Oklahoma, a scissor-tailed flycatcher perches within a mistletoehung pink bud tree, while a lone fledgling poses just below, yellow beak wide apart in an obvious plea for dinner. Clear ground. Edition #40 of a limited edition of 50. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 15/16" $1,400—1,800 110 Rick Ayotte 1984 blue-gray gnatcatcher bird plucking a blue berry paperweight. A sky blue bird, with dark wings and tail feathers, uses his beak to pluck a blue berry from its perch on a slender, curving branch with occasional bursts of variegated pale green leaves and a sprinkling of blue berries. Opaque white ground. Edition #7 of a limited edition of 50. Signed/dated. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 1/4" $1,200—1,600

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111 Rick Ayotte 1983 “Ovenbird on Forest Floor” paperweight. A brown and white bird hops across fall foliage, marigold leaves and red berries. Clear ground. Edition #23 of a limited edition of 50. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/16" $1,200—1,600 112 Rick Ayotte 1999 blue jay and berries miniature paperweight. A blue jay sits atop a sprig of crimson berries and leaves lying across powdered snow. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 1/4" $500—700 113 Rick Ayotte (1987-1988) rose-bellied bunting with double cherry blossoms paperweight. A blue bunting, with a pink belly, displays itself proudly amidst three magnificent cherry blossoms, a single bud and leafy sprays. Blue ground. Limited edition of 35. Fine condition. Diameter 3 7/8" $1,600—2,000

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114 Rick Ayotte butterfly, salamander and red flower compound paperweight. A red flower, with a ring of petals spaced by green sepals giving rise to an upright tier that cups a tightly furled bud, is visited by a detailed salamander, mouth agape, in pursuit of a large fly. A monarch butterfly observes the activities from above. Clear ground. Edition #1 of 1, signed “BEBB”. Signed. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 13/16" $2,000—3,000

117 Rick Ayotte 1992 “Red Salamander in Marsh” pond paperweight, from the Pond Life series. A three-dimensional red salamander pauses on a moss-strewn pebbly bank, between clusters of yellow flowers and mushrooms, to peer inquisitively across pale rocks at a lovely white water lily that floats atop a pair of lily pads on a transparent green pond. Limited edition of 50. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 5/8" $1,200—1,600

115 Rick Ayotte 1989 tiger lilies faceted paperweight. Several stalks of burnt orange tiger lilies push through a shared clump of long bladed green leaves. Clear ground. Six and one facets. Limited edition of 50. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 9/16" $1,000—1,400

118 Rick Ayotte 1988 “Double Pansy Bouquet” flowers and ladybug faceted paperweight. A black-spotted red ladybug climbs across a bouquet with two large mauve pansies, assorted blue and white flowers, buds and leaves. Clear ground. Six and one facets. Edition #19 of a limited edition of 50. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/2" $1,000—1,400

116 Rick Ayotte 2004 collared toucan with bombacaceae blossoms paperweight. A pair of brilliant blue and red collared toucans displays to great effect in the thick of bursting crimson bombacaceae blossoms. Clear ground. Limited edition of 25. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 11/16" $1,400—1,600

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120 Saint Louis 1992 millefiori nosegay and garland overlay faceted vase. An eight-flower millefiori bouquet, with a crown of dark green leaves and a pointed stem, sits on a lush white upset muslin cushion in the center of a pink and yellow millefiori garland, at the base of a long flared vase with a transparent ruby overlay and a white torsade around the rim. The vase is cut with long rectangular clear facets. Limited edition of 75. Signature/date cane. Made in the image of the extraordinary and rare antique Saint Louis vase, exhibited at the “Musée de la Poste” in 1996 and pictured in the exhibition’s catalog as exhibit 144. Diameter of the rim 6 1/4", diameter of the base 3 15/16", height 12" *Shipping priced at cost* $2,500—3,000 www.selman.com

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121 Victor Trabucco berries and flowers paperweight. White lupine, pink apple blossoms, blueberries and raspberries share a common stem with an abundance of leaves to form a colorful bouquet. Clear ground. Signed. Diameter 3 5/16" $600—800

124 David & Jon Trabucco 1991 blue flowers and buds paperweight. A dramatic satin-finish cobalt blue clematis centers a ring of black leaves and stems, companion buds and two smaller flowers with filament stamen centers. Clear ground. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 3/4" $300—500

122 Victor Trabucco 1986 red rose over opaque sky blue ground paperweight. A large red rose rises from a slender forking stem shared by seven furling green leaves, framed by three pink China roses, three spears of white lupine and three spiraling tendrils, over an opaque sky blue ground. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 7/8" $600—800

125 David & Jon Trabucco 1998 pink blossom and boysenberries paperweight. A lovely open pink blossom, with yellow stamens, shares a woody twig with a companion bud, green leaves and three ripe boysenberries, on a delicate white muslin ground. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 5/8" $500—700

123 Victor Trabucco 1996 blue convolvulus vine paperweight. Two wide-open light blue trumpets of a morning glory vine and a tightly furled bud contrast against bright green leaves and dark tendrils over a clear ground. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 3/8" $600—800

126 Victor Trabucco (1980s) pink and blue flower bouquet paperweight. Two pink apple blossoms top a little trio of blue flowers, gathered together on shared stems with a pink companion bud and a few leaves. Opaque white ground. Signed. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 7/8" $300—500

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127 Debbie Tarsitano flower bouquet and ladybugs paperweight. A small pink pompon bud, made of C-shaped canes, sits in a cup of green leaves below a flower made of a similar cane at the center of a halo of dainty white, blue and pink latticinio petals and a spotted multi-tiered wheatflower and its companion bud. The flowers are gathered into a bouquet and have attracted two lady bugs that are crawling across a straw-strewed translucent blue ground. Signature canes. Diameter 3 1/8" $800—1,200 128 Debbie Tarsitano bird of paradise flowers paperweight. Three stunning bird of paradise blooms flaunt their brilliance as they grow from long stalks sprouting from three shaded green leaves. The exotic flora is displayed against a translucent cobalt blue ground. Signature cane. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 5/16" $800—1,000 129 Delmo Tarsitano chili peppers faceted paperweight. A pair of red chili peppers and two green peppers share a stem with three white blossoms, a bud and green leaves. Clear, star-cut ground. Seven and one facets. Signature canes. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/8" $800—1,000

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130 Delmo Tarsitano strawberry, white blossoms and bee paperweight. A bee has discovered the sweet scent of a trio of white strawberry blossoms, which have already given rise to a ripe fruit. Green and white translucent jasper ground. Signature cane. Diameter 3 7/16" $800—1,000 131 Debbie Tarsitano “Scarlet Dahlia” vase-shaped faceted paperweight. An impressively large multi-tiered red dahlia, with over two-hundred and fifty pointed scarlet petals, is centered by an upright yellow and blue rod of stamens and sits on a similarly colored straw-strewed ground. A grooved and flared rim gives way to a flat top facet edged in mitre cuts. Diameter 3 1/2" $2,000—3,000 132 Delmo Tarsitano strawberries paperweight. Two strawberries, one red and one still ripening, hang from a short leafy stem with a promising white blossom. Clear ground. Signature cane. Fine condition. Diameter 2 3/4" $400—600

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133 Chris Buzzini 1996 black oak paperweight. Acorns, two green, one speckled with aging brown spots and an empty cupule from a departed elder, and variegated green oak leaves grow from a dark brown branch. Clear ground. Edition #5 of a limited edition of 10. Signed/dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3 5/16" $1,000—1,400

136 Chris Buzzini 1989 “Canada Violets and Lilacs” bouquet paperweight. A well-balanced arrangement consists of two white, purple and yellow Canada violets and three sprays of shaded purple lilacs, on stems with their accompanying green leaves. Clear ground. Signature/date cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/16" $800—1,200

134 Chris Buzzini 1992 Artist Proof “Spring Medley” braided stems bouquet paperweight. A pink morning glory, yellow rose, grape hyacinth, pink and purple cherry blossoms and a red bud spray are woven together with greenery into a graceful arching bouquet. Clear ground. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/4" $1,600—2,000

137 Chris Buzzini 1987 “Heavenly Blue” arching blue morning glories paperweight. Two open blue morning glory blooms and three companion buds grow from an arching stem flanked by twisting leaves and outstretched tendrils. Clear ground. Signature/ date cane. Signed/dated. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 3/16" $800—1,000

135 Chris Buzzini 2001 “Bramble Bouquet” blueberries, blackberries and wild roses paperweight. A profusion of tendrils and tangled branches from a bramble bush gives rise to three wild roses, their attending buds, clusters of blueberries, two brambleberries and a few dark green leaves. Clear ground. Edition #1 of 1. Accompanied by extra lampwork flower and leaf elements. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/4" $2,000—2,500

138 Chris Buzzini 1991 Artist Proof pink orchid paperweight. A forking branch gives rise to a pink and white-striped orchid, with two trailing sepals studded in black, a magenta labellum and a red and yellow anther cap, and two promising buds, along with fanning variegated green leaves and a trailing route system. Clear ground. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 3/16" $700—1,000

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142 Ken Rosenfeld 1984 three-flower bouquet paperweight. Three large two-tiered flowers in pink, blue-striped purple and brown-striped blue, are arranged in an upright bouquet that rests atop three light green serrated leaves. Clear ground. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 3/4" $300—400

140 Ken Rosenfeld 2014 Oklahoma Paperweight Collectors Association commemorative 25th anniversary red and yellow gaillardia paperweight. Three fully splayed gaillardia flowers, their thin red petals bordered in yellow with crimped edges, each have a lush tuft of red and yellow filament stamens perking up towards the sun and are joined by an incoming bud in a bed of contrasting green leaves. Clear ground. Signature cane. Date cane. Signed/dated. Commemorative “OK PCA 25” cane. Diameter 2 13/16" $600—800

143 Ken Rosenfeld 1985 pink rose with bud paperweight. A large thickly tiered pink rose is built up high at its center around a pink lattimo coil. It is haloed by five dark green sepals and is accompanied by a listing bud, again its petals built around a central coil. Two leaves sprout from either side of a forking stem. Clear ground. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 13/16" $300—400

141 Ken Rosenfeld 1984 blue and pink flowers radial bouquet paperweight. A double-tiered blue clematis, its petals striped with thin yellow lines and radiating around a green and white filament stamen, centers radiating pink flowers, with yellow stamens, all cupped by contrasting green sepals. Clear ground. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 3/4" $400—600

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144 Ken Rosenfeld 1989 bouquet on moss carpet ground paperweight. A duo of three-dimensional purple flowers is joined by a trio of blue bellflowers and a pair of companion buds on a carpet of green moss canes. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/2" $600—800

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145 Bob Banford and Ray Banford collaborative four-flower bouquet with bee and dragonfly compound paperweight. A pink cabbage rose is crowned by a blue and white pansy, with a central flower picture cane, and by two wheatflowers, one yellow and one white. Crossed wheatflower companion buds droop below the bouquet. The flowers are joined by a network of vines and green leaves below the friendly exchange between a honeybee and a dragonfly in flight. Clear ground. Signature canes. Diameter 3 7/16" $2,000—3,000 146 Ray Banford iris bouquet paperweight. Three irises in different shades of blue and one yellow iris are gathered into a bouquet with bladed leaves and a few companion buds. Clear, diamond-cut ground. Signature cane. Diameter 3 3/16" $800—1,000 147 Ray Banford pink rose and Charles Kaziun Junior gold beetle faceted paperweight. A pink rose, with tiers of scalloped petals closing in onto a gold-foil beetle, is flanked by two pink buds and blooms atop a stem with green leaves. White, star-cut ground, with a scalloped base edge. Six and one facets. Signature cane. Gold-foil beetle attributed to Charles Kaziun, as seen in Magic in the Glass, page 137, SI-36. Diameter 3 1/16" $800—1,000

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148 Bobbi Banford purple clematis, yellow berries and purple knotweed paperweight. Two large clematis blooms, with perky yellow filament stamens, are dressed with a halo of green leaves, a few yellow berries and two spikes of purple-shaded knotweed. Clear ground. Signature cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/16" $500—700 149 Bob Banford pink flower and buds paperweight. A doubletiered pink flower, with thick shaded anemone-style petals and a white stardust and pink swirl center, is haloed by a generous gathering of variegated green leaves and grows on a leafy stem with two opposing sheathed pink buds. The flower is surrounded by a pink and blue twist torsade. Clear ground. Signature cane. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $700—1,000 150 Bob Banford cabbage rose paperweight. A lush pink cabbage rose has a crown of green leaves and blooms on a stem spun with the stems of two buds. Translucent cobalt blue, star-cut ground. Signature cane. Diameter 3 1/16" $900—1,200

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151 Mayauel Ward 1994 bouquet and monarch butterfly eggshaped upright paperweight. A monarch butterfly, with fully splayed wings, nears a gathering of assorted flowers, including a white lady’s-slipper orchid, an orange sunflower blossom, blue forget-me-nots, yellow bells and red berries. Clear ground. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Excellent condition. Diameter 3", height 3 3/8" $700—1,000 152 Mayauel Ward 2018 yellow roses, red sprays, blueberries and purple daisy bouquet orb and stand. An all-over bouquet of yellow roses, bright red sprays, blueberries, tendrils and assorted flowers floats at the center of a clear orb with a spiraling frosted pedestal base. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/4" $1,400—1,600 153 Mayauel Ward 2009 tree and full moon compound paperweight. A tree, with green foliage, stands next to a brown split-rail fence, bordered by yellow, pink and red flowering lawn and bushes. In the background, a white full moon and spaced white stars rest on an iridescent black ground. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 7/8" $200—300

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154 Randall Grubb 1993 Chardonnay grapes compound paperweight. Three clusters of light green grapes, with a scattering of variegated green leaves and curling tendrils, grow from two twisted brown vines, one of which floats above the other. Clear ground. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 3/16" $500—700 155 Randall Grubb 1991 white plum blossoms paperweight. A forked stem, thick with white yellow-stamened plum blossoms, culminates at each tip in tight white buds and a flourish of three green leaves. Transparent aqua ground. Signature cane. Signed/ dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/16" $500—700 156 Randall Grubb 1993 red clematis and millefiori garland paperweight. A red double clematis, with a red, white and green cane bud and green variegated leaves, is encircled by a garland of the same cane, spaced by white stardust canes. Clear, star-cut ground. Limited edition of 25. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/8" $800—1,000

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157 Colin Richardson 2013 berry tree paperweight. Growing from a brown aventurine rocky ground, a gold-streaked tree trunk gracefully bows to display a scattering of variegated green leaves and large red berries. Clear ground. Edition #1 of 1. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 5/8" $500—700

160 Jim D’Onofrio 1994 “Frog on a Pond” paperweight. A green pond frog crawls across brown-speckled green lily pads near an upright mauve water lily on a translucent dark green pond. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 3/8" $800—1,000

158 Colin Richardson 2015 “Pink Triquetra” aventurine blossoms and berries paperweight. Three dark branches, with three green variegated leaves and three red berries each, grow in opposite directions and have a central pyramid of six aventurine pink blossoms, forming a triquetra. Clear ground. Edition #1 of 1. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/8" $700—1,000

161 Jim D’Onofrio 2004 “Cats and Table” paperweight. During a customary crazy hour, a black and white cat walks in a stalking crouch across the top of a wooden table, pushing a spotted-blue white tablecloth off the edge, while another black and white cat uses one of the table’s legs as a scratching post. Clear ground. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 7/16" $700—1,000

159 Colin Richardson 2013 butterfly, berries and blossoms paperweight. A striking blue butterfly, with black-edged wings, flits about a lush and leafy branch of pink blossoms and buds, strewn with blood red berries. Clear ground. Edition #1 of 1. Signed/dated. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 1/4" $500—700

162 Jim D’Onofrio 2000 two rabbits and turnips paperweight. Two brown and white bunny rabbits have followed their quivering little pink noses like divining rods to a pair of turnips next to a leafy branch and gray rock on a green and brown speckled earthy ground. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 7/16" $800—1,000

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163 Clinton Smith 2018 mammillaria pink blossom cactus paperweight. A shaded-green cactus plant, with large grooved globes, has reached its spectacular mature blooming stage, launching pericapels in upward direction, each topped with a fully splayed pink flower, with tufts of pink filament stamens, or buds. Creamcolored sandy ground, strewn with brown pebbles. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/16" $850—1,000 164 Melissa Ayotte 2004 “Hidden Jewel” golden Buddha sculpture and flower bouquet paperweight. A golden pâte-de-verre Buddha head is surrounded by a rich and exotic colorful bouquet. Clear ground. Signature cane. Signed/dated. “While wandering through a tropical forest, one happens upon an aged gilt-bronze Buddha sculpture. The crackling effect creates an ancient feel. The sculpture rests within a bed of purple Bougainvillea flowers, multi-colored green and red tropical leaves, and red-orange Bromeliad. Green and brown tendrils rise from beneath, creating the appearance that Buddha has been there for some time.” Diameter 3 1/2" $700—1,000

166 Francis Whittemore blue and white Colorado columbine paperweight. A blue and white Colorado columbine and companion bud pose jauntily atop a curving stem with four veined leaves, on a transparent cranberry ground. Edition #69 of a limited edition of 100. Signature cane. Diameter 2 3/8" $300—400 167 Francis Whittemore grape vine paperweight. A cluster of bright blue grapes hangs from a green vine, with tendrils and leaves, over a contrasting sodden snow white ground. Signature cane. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 9/16" $200—300 168 Francis Whittemore pink crimp rose pedestal paperweight. A thickly tiered magenta crimp rose rises from four variegated green sepals and floats over a clear, footed base. Signature cane. Fine condition. Diameter 2", height 2 3/4" $400—600

165 Cathy Richardson 2010 “Tidepool with Green Anemone” paperweight. A secluded tidepool is shared by two starfish, brightly colored grass, striped shells, kelp, mussels and six green sea anemones, on a rocky substrate. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 3/16" $700—1,000 www.selman.com

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169 Parabelle Glass 1992 open concentric millefiori, roses and pansies faceted pedestal paperweight. A central Clichy-type pink and green rose is surrounded by a ring of magenta pansies and rod bundles, followed by a ring of white and green roses and pairs of cogs and, finally, by a ring of pink and green roses and quartets of cogs, including a signature/date cane. The flowers float above a white double-swirl latticinio basket, cupped by air-bubblestudded long square pink staves, spaced by shorter purple ones, and pulled downward into a tapered stave basket footed base. A pink, white and purple torsade encircles the base of the foot. Top facet. Excellent condition. Diameter 3" $2,000—3,000 170 Parabelle Glass 1997 open concentric millefiori paperweight. A central amethyst and white pansy cane is encircled by assorted complex canes, on a cross-hatched white latticinio ground. Edition #1 of a limited edition of 10. Signed/dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/4" $1,200—1,600 171 Parabelle Glass 1991 passion flower and bud paperweight. Five pink-striped purple petals are spaced by pink, aventurine green and white smaller petals and radiate around a central yellow stamen cane to form a complex and lovely flower. Eight variegated aventurine green leaves radiate from behind the large flower, accompanied by a yellow stamen cane bud that is cupped by purple petals and 36

sheathed in green leaves on the opposing side of a corkscrew tendril. Alternating pink and aventurine green square stave basket. White upset muslin ground. Limited edition of 25. Signature/date cane. Diameter 2 15/16" $1,000—1,500 172 Parabelle Glass 1990 spaced millefiori on opaque Chinese red ground paperweight. An assortment of nineteen spaced concentric complex canes, including a central yellow pansy, is set on an opaque Chinese red ground. Limited edition of 75. Signature/ date cane. Diameter 2 13/16" $500—700 173 Parabelle Glass 1990 spaced concentric millefiori paperweight. A central Clichy-type white rose is encircled by concentric rings of complex cog and floret canes in pink, white, green and blue. Translucent green ground. Signature/date cane. Diameter 2 9/16" $300—400 174 Parabelle Glass 1986 spaced millefiori paperweight. A central yellow and purple pansy is encircled by spaced rings of assorted cog, Clichy-type rose, pastry mold and fortress canes in blue, yellow, green, red and white, on a white upset muslin ground. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/16" $400—500

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175 Drew Ebelhare & Sue Fox 2014 six flowers on cranberry ground paperweight. A large pink lampwork rose is ringed by five spaced blue and yellow fantasy flowers and then by a garland of millefiori complex canes in pinks and greens which surges into the voids left between the flowers. Opaque cranberry ground. Signed/dated. Fine condition. Diameter 2 13/16" $500—700

178 Drew Ebelhare 1993 paneled millefiori paperweight. Intersecting perpendicular rows of pink, white and yellow millefiori are lined with pale twists to form the dividing hedges of a decorative European garden design. The resulting four panels are packed with contrasting complex millefiori. Blue and white cog stave basket. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 3/8" $300—400

176 Drew Ebelhare 2013 close concentric millefiori paperweight. A central cluster of white complex canes, variously enlivened with pinks and greens, is hugged by three concentric rings of complex canes in progressively darker tones of heathers and reds, over a clear ground. Signed/dated. Fine condition. Diameter 2 7/16" $500—700

179 Drew Ebelhare 1996 close concentric millefiori paperweight. A central pink and pale green rose, with a small yellow stamen at its middle, is ringed by five concentric rings of star, rose and cog canes in blue, pink and green, all resting within a cobalt blue and white stave basket. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 5/16" $300—400

177 Drew Ebelhare 2005 red flowers and rocks on snow paperweight. Sharp rocks and pebbles push through a snow-dusted meadow of green leaf canes, red flower canes and green straws. Signed/dated. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 11/16" $400—600

180 Drew Ebelhare 1992 crimp rose pedestal paperweight. An upright deep red crimp rose rises from a cup of green sepals at the center of two thorny branches of shaded green leaves. Clear, footed base. Signed/dated. Fine condition. Diameter 2 11/16", height 3 5/8" $300—500

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181 Chris Heilman 1995 “Moorish Idols” fish and coral compound textured upright paperweight, from the Coral Reef Series. Three golden Moorish idol fish, with orange bodies highlighted by blue iridescent accents, are involved in deep conversation in their favorite purple, yellow and orange coral den. Textured coral background. Signed/dated. Height 5 1/4", width 7 1/4" $500—700 182 Alison Ruzsa 2007 “Here Comes Winter” woman in a snowstorm paperweight. A blond-haired woman, with a blue winter coat and red scarf flying in the wind, tucks her hands in her pockets as she contemplates the lovely layers of snow that swirl amidst pine trees, a holly bush, a bare tree and a few shrubs. Frosted base. Signed/dated. Diameter 4 1/16" $400—600 183 Harvey K. Littleton 1979 abstract veiled nested cups rectangular paperweight. A translucent cobalt blue cup, with two spiraling white strands at the center, sits inside a transparent rust-red cup, which in turns resides inside a hazy-gray cup. Signed/ dated. Fine condition. Width 3 3/16", depth 1 1/2" $300—500

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184 Murano millefiori close concentric super magnum paperweight. Ten close concentric rings of contrasting millefiori, in red, yellow, white and blue, include Clichy-type rose canes with red or yellow centers. Clear ground. Good condition. Diameter 8 3/4", weight 16.5lbs. **Shipping priced at cost** $2,000—3,000 185 Shawn Messenger 1992 millefiori and aventurine perfume bottle, from the Landscape Series. Varied millefiori in yellow, red, blue, purple and white are scattered on a cloud of aventurine greenery and pink-hued sky. Clear base and stopper. Signed/dated. “I create my work with attention to detail, expression, and a little mystery so as to draw the viewer into my world. I would describe my work as impressionistic, inspired by flowers and gardens.” —Shawn Messenger. Fine condition. Diameter 2 1/2", height 5 5/8" $150—250 186 Peter Raos 2000 “Leaf Pond” low-domed paperweight. Five assorted autumn leaves, in green, orange and yellow, form a loose ring over a translucent mottled blue and green pond. Signed/ dated. Diameter 4 1/16" $300—400

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187 Abelman 1979 three orange flowers on silver surface design paperweight. Three orange flowers, their petals streaked with white and black, each have a small white spherical cane pressed into their central depression as they grow in a network of gray vines formed by the negative space in a silver surface. Signed/ dated. Fine condition. Diameter 2 15/16" $300—400 188 Vandermark 1979 pink flowers and vines surface design paperweight. Round-petalled pink flowers, with golden centers, bloom on a blue and gold iridescent vine, on a frosted translucent iridescent surface over an opaque white interior. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/8" $200—300 189 Peter VanderLaan 2004 “Byzantine Tapestry” abstract dichroic magnum paperweight. Several canes, panels of abstract designs and sections of symbolic iconography, in assorted dichroic colors, yellow, blue and orange, including a zebra, stand against a pitch black ground. Signed/dated. Diameter 4 5/16" $400—500

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190 Peter Raos 2000 “Falling Leaves with Berries” high-domed paperweight. Scattered leaves, in assorted colors of white, green, yellow, pink and orange, are connected by gray vines that sport clusters of red berries. Brick-colored pink and white-speckled ground. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/16", height 3 5/8" $400—500 191 Andrew Fote “Rain Dance” copper inlay paperweight. Three stylized dancing figures are rendered in copper and embedded in the surface of a clear dome whose base is filled with a translucent white swirl. Signed. Diameter 2 3/4" $300—400 192 Jack Choko salamander and millefiori garland paperweight. A black and yellow-spotted salamander strikes a pose inside a spaced border garland of millefiori, over an aventurine-speckled green ground with a grid-cut base. Signature cane. Fair condition and internal flaws. Diameter 3 11/16" $200—300

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193 Saint Louis 1985 fruit basket paperweight. A lovely white double-swirl latticinio basket, with a twisted latticinio handle encased in latticinio-threaded clear interior, cradles pears, cherries, peaches and plums within its hollow basket in a colorful array of yellows, ambers, purple and red. Limited edition of 250. Signature/date cane. Length 3 1/4", width 2 3/8", height 2 5/16" $700—1,000 194 Saint Louis 1992 spaced concentric millefiori on stardust carpet piedouche paperweight. An assortment of spaced concentric complex millefiori rests within a white stardust carpet ground. White double-swirl latticinio pedestal base, bordered by two pink and white filigree torsades. Edition #141 of a limited edition of 150. Signature/date cane. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 3/8", height 3 3/16" $2,500—3,000 195 Saint Louis 1972 patterned millefiori on blue ground paperweight. Five parallel rows of spaced complex canes alternate with spaced parallel white latticinio rods, on an opaque light blue ground. Limited edition of 400. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/16" $400—600

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196 Saint Louis 1990 “Ophrys” orchid paperweight. Exotic purple-striped yellow and magenta orchids display against a fan of bladed variegated leaves at whose crest emerges a plump companion bud. Opaque white ground. Edition #68 of a limited edition of 400. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 5/16" $600—800 197 Saint Louis 1979 mauve and blue flowers faceted paperweight. Purple and blue flowers, with stardust centers, spring from a tuft of green leaves and stems, a fourth leaf mingling with the blooms, into a pyramid-shaped bouquet. Transparent amber, diamond-cut ground. Six and one facets. Limited edition of 450. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3" $500—700 198 Saint Louis 1993 upright bouquet overlay faceted paperweight. A formal arrangement, with nine flowers of different colors, nestled among dark green leaves on gathered stems, stretches down to a clear ground. Lavender-over-white double overlay, with five and one facets. Edition #11 of a limited edition of 50. Signature/ date cane. Diameter 3 1/8" $700—1,000

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199 Saint Louis 1988 “Ruche verte” green honeycomb paperweight. Tiers of green C-shaped canes, with clear centers and white edges, cascade down from a central blue and white signature/date cane. The lowest tier of canes is pulled downward into a green stave basket and a green opaque ground is revealed through the base and in the depth of the hollow canes. Limited edition of 400. Diameter 3" $1,400—1,800

202 Saint Louis 1994 red and blue crown paperweight. Pairs of red, white and blue twists, alternating with white latticinio ribbons, cascade down from a complex signature/date cane, over a clear ground. Edition #11 of a limited edition of 25. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/16" $800—1,000

200 Saint Louis 1986 spaced millefiori on carpet ground paperweight. A central red, white and blue millefiori circlet is surrounded by a spaced ring of five complex canes, within a carpet ground of light blue cog tubes with green interiors. Limited edition of 250. Signature/date cane. Good condition. Diameter 2 15/16" $400—600

203 Saint Louis 1997 “Panier flamboyant” red flower bouquet in latticinio basket magnum paperweight. An upright bouquet of striking red blossoms and buds emerges from a bed of dark green leaves, in a yellow double-swirl latticinio basket, with a pink spiral-encased yellow torsade handle. A complex cane connects each end of the handle to the basket. Clear ground. Edition #81 of a limited edition of 100. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/4" $1,200—1,400

201 Saint Louis 1999 sunflower and millefiori carpet ground paperweight. A large yellow sunflower, with a central cluster of brown millefiori canes, artfully reminiscent of seeds, floats above a carpet ground of green and white complex canes framed by concentric rings of brilliant blue and white millefiori canes. Edition #83 of a limited edition of 150. Signature/date cane. Diameter 3 1/4" $1,200—1,600

204 Saint Louis 1991 “Artifice” upright bouquet high-domed faceted paperweight. Flowers of assorted colors, including blues, pinks and yellow, rise atop gathered stems and leaves in a stunning upright bouquet. All-over honeycomb faceting with top star facet. Edition #93 of a limited edition of 150. Signature/date cane. Good condition. Diameter 3 1/8", height 3 7/8" $1,000—1,400

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205 Saint Louis 2001 “Rosace” flower-patterned millefiori compound paperweight. A blue carpet of canes in the shape of an eight-petalled flower, with a pink cog border and a hollow center, floats over a clear ground above a thick border garland of pink canes in a green cog stave basket. Edition #28 of a limited edition of 75. Signature/date cane. Diameter 3 3/16" $800—1,000 206 Saint Louis 1971 “Star of David” millefiori faceted paperweight. A signature/date cane centers a six-point star design composed of assorted red, pink and white complex star canes, on an opaque white ground. Six and one facets. Limited edition of 180. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $500—700 207 Saint Louis 1984 doily patterned millefiori on orange ground paperweight. A blue complex cane is encircled by pink and caramel canes to create a concentric pattern that is repeated five more times around a central iteration. Each circlet is bordered by a garland of red, white and blue star canes to create a doily motif. Opaque orange ground. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/16" $500—700

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211 Saint Louis 1984 “Boule de rampe avec monture” chequer newel post. A handsome chequer arrangement employs a rich assortment of millefiori complex canes, each delineated by individual squares of white latticinio tubes over a bed of white upset muslin. A long clear neck, attached to a brass foot, supports the design. Limited edition of 300. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/2", height 6 13/16" $2,500—4,000 212 Saint Louis 1994 paperweight-maker sulphide, silhouettes and millefiori faceted paperweight. A white sulphide of a paperweight-maker at the bench is centered by two concentric rings of complex canes, which are bordered by six spaced circlets of millefiori, each with a central silhouette cane, on an opaque white ground. Six and one facets. Edition #3 of a limited edition of 25, produced exclusively for L.H. Selman Ltd. Signature/date cane. Diameter 3 5/16" $800—1,000 213 Saint Louis 1990 upright bouquet encased overlay gingham-cut paperweight. Visible through a top round window, A dimensional multi-colored bouquet is composed of several lampwork flowers scattered amongst green leaves and gathered on tapered stems. The arrangement rests within a gingham-cut blue-overwhite double overlay, which is encased with a layer of clear crystal. Limited edition of 50. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 7/8" $2,000—2,500 www.selman.com

214 Saint Louis 2000 “Magic Land” close packed millefiori and surface coil paperweight. Several segments of latticinio float like colorful balloons over close packed hollow and complex canes. A raised chartreuse spiral curls on the surface. Limited edition of 150. Signature/date cane. Fair condition. Diameter 3 5/8" $600—800 215 Saint Louis 1975 cherries on latticinio cushion faceted paperweight. Five crimson cherries move outwards radially on chartreuse stems from a cluster of five green leaves cradling a sixth cherry. Five more cherries are arranged in a circle bordering the central motif, atop a white double-swirl latticinio cushion. Six and one facets. Limited edition of 450. Signature/date cane. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 1/4" $400—500 216 Saint Louis 1975 blue pompon on white latticinio cushion paperweight. A flower, composed of four concentric rings of C-shaped light blue tubes with white edges surrounding a pink complex cane center and backed by three green sepals, grows from a slender stem with two green leaves, on a white double-swirl latticinio cushion. Limited edition of 450. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/16" $400—600

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217 Baccarat 1998 “Cachemire presse-papier rouge” paisleystyle millefiori paperweight. Two boteh teardrops of concentric millefiori, one with a pink outer garland and the other with a green outer garland, nest in an interlocking-pattern over an opaque pink ground. Edition #8 of a limited edition of 100. Acid-etched Baccarat insignia on the base. Signature/date cane. Dated. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 1/2" $800—1,000 218 Baccarat 1998 “Clown acrobate” juggling acrobatic clown paperweight, from the Circus series. A circus clown juggles colorful balls while suspended from a cable. Mottled shaded blue ground. Edition #48 of a limited edition of 100. Acid-etched Baccarat insignia on the base. Signature/date cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 5/8" $1,200—1,600 219 Baccarat 1998 “Éléphant équilibriste” balancing elephant paperweight, from the Circus series. A dimensional elephant, wearing a polka dot costume with a feathered headdress, balances on a yellow drum while simultaneously balancing a yellow ball at the tip of its trunk. The act is framed by pink and orange curtains before a royal blue background. Edition #50 of a limited edition of 100. Acid-etched Baccarat insignia on the base. Signature/date cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/2" $1,200—1,600 44

220 Baccarat 1987 black pine bonsai tree paperweight, from the Oriental Collection. A bonsai, with five striped green needle canopies and a curved black trunk, is centered on opaque red ground. Edition #172 of a limited edition of 200. Acid-etched Baccarat insignia on the base. Signature/date cane. Dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $700—1,000 221 Baccarat 1978 “Church Weight” zodiac millefiori paperweight. An assortment of close packed complex canes creates a colorful carpet which hosts each of the twelve zodiac symbols scattered throughout. Edition #203 of a limited edition. Acidetched Baccarat insignia on the base. Signature/date cane. Dated. Good condition. Diameter 2 15/16" $1,200—1,600 222 Baccarat 1972 scattered zodiac millefiori on blue star carpet ground paperweight. Twelve complex silhouette canes, each representing a different sign of the zodiac, are scattered on a carpet of blue-core white star canes. Edition #14 of a limited edition. Acid-etched Baccarat insignia on the base. Signature/date cane. Dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $700—1,000

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and green leaves. Three additional green leaves peek out from behind the flower. Clear, star-cut ground. Fair condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $250—400 226 Baccarat 1972 Gridel squirrel and concentric millefiori paperweight. A large central white squirrel silhouette cane is encircled by several concentric rings of assorted complex canes, including one ring of the eighteen different Gridel silhouettes, over a layer of white latticinio strips. Edition #1074 of a limited edition of 1200. Acid-etched Baccarat insignia on the base. Signature/ date cane. Good condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $400—600 227 Baccarat 1975 Gridel black monkey on blue carpet ground paperweight. A black monkey silhouette cane is surrounded by the other seventeen Gridel silhouettes, scattered on a cobalt blue and white millefiori carpet ground. Edition #6 of a limited edition of 350. Acid-etched Baccarat insignia on the base. Signature/date cane. Dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/16" $500—700 228 Baccarat 1974 Gridel swan millefiori paperweight. A central swan silhouette cane is encircled by the other seventeen Gridel silhouettes in pastel-colored canes, scattered on white upset muslin. Edition #54 of a limited edition of 240. Acid-etched Baccarat insignia on the base. Signature/date cane. Dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/16" $400—500

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232 Charles Kaziun Junior snake and rose miniature paperweight. A coiled red rope rose blooms at the center of three arching green sepals, one with a signature gold bee, and has attracted a curious yellow and red striped snake with a black head. Orange and white jasper ground. Signature, gold-foil “K” on the underside. Fine condition. Diameter 2 1/16" $500—700 233 Charles Kaziun Junior spider lily miniature pedestal paperweight. A yellow spider lily, with a red stamen center cane and four slender green leaves, rests at the center of a tilted goldspeckled pink ground. Clear, footed base. Signature, gold-foil “K” on the underside. Diameter 1 11/16", height 2" $300—400 234 Charles Kaziun Junior crimp rose and aventurine sepals miniature paperweight. An unusually small upright pink crimp rose sits in a basket of four radiating aventurine green sepals inside a small clear gather. Signature cane. Good condition. Diameter 1 1/2" $300—500

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235 Paul Ysart green aventurine fish paperweight. A dimensional green aventurine fish, with yellow eyes and a row of spaced blue dorsal dots on each side, swims through tranquil waters above a colorful sandy ground strewn with silvery rocks and shells. Signature cane. Fine condition. Diameter 2 3/4" $700—1,000 236 Paul Ysart millefiori butterfly and garland magnum paperweight. Orange-edged white cogs, with red, white and green cog bundle centers, are pulled into teardrop shapes to form the upper wings of a delightful butterfly, while the bottom two wings are made of white cogs with pink-edged white cog centers. The wings are gathered on a dark aventurine body, topped by a red head with two antennae. A border garland of alternating complex cog canes, in blues and white, encircles the design. Transparent green ground. Signature cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 11/16" $700—1,000 237 Paul Ysart six-flower bouquet in latticinio stave basket paperweight. Six fantasy flowers, in yellow, white, pinks and blues, are gathered into a bouquet with green stems and pointed leaves. The arrangement floats at the center of a stave basket that alternates between yellow and pairs of white latticinio. Signature cane. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 15/16" $600—800 www.selman.com

238 Paul Ysart white clematis and millefiori garland paperweight. A white clematis, with five ribbed petals and a green millefiori center, is haloed by five pointed green leaves and blooms on a stem flanked by three additional leaves. A cobalt blue and white complex cane border surrounds the flower. Translucent cobalt blue ground. Signature cane. Excellent condition. Diameter 3" $500—700 239 Paul Ysart pink and red double clematis paperweight. A double-tiered clematis, with red-striped pink petals and a millefiori center, is haloed by five pointed green leaves and blooms on a stem flanked by two pairs of green leaves. The flower floats above a blue and white jasper ground. Signature cane. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 1/4" $500—700 240 Paul Ysart heart-shaped millefiori garland paperweight. A central flower cane is surrounded by a heart-shaped garland, composed of pink and white floret canes, which is then surrounded by a border garland of alternating yellow florets and blue complex canes. Translucent mottled cobalt blue ground. Rough pontil and internal flaw. Diameter 2 15/16" $400—500

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241 Eric Hansen 2009 crown and surface design flower paperweight. Thick bands of maroon and magenta cascade in alternation with purple, white, black and green twist ribbons in a cambered cushion around a mottled white core. A double-tiered yellowshaded salmon-colored flower tops the surface of the resulting crown. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 15/16" $400—600

244 Jim Brown 2005 close concentric millefiori and pompon paperweight. A pompon cane, made of three concentric rings of C-shaped pink petals, centers six concentric rings of millefiori in pink, white, blue, yellow and purple. The outer most ring is pulled downward into a white ruffle cane stave basket. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 3/8" $600—800

242 Damon MacNaught 2013 close packed millefiori paperweight. Wonderful and varied complex canes in every color are tightly packed into a carpet of stars, tubes, cogs, whorls and rod bundles, among myriad other inventions. Signature cane. Signed/ dated. Diameter 3 9/16" $400—600

245 Jim Brown 2005 close concentric millefiori paperweight. Six concentric rings of millefiori, in white, pink and green, focus on a central complex pink cane and are held in a green and white stave basket. Translucent green interior. Signature cane. Signed/ dated. Diameter 2 7/8" $500—700

243 Mike Hunter 2017 pair of owl murrine Yin Yang-patterned millefiori paperweight. A detailed left-facing owl cane, in a ring of pink complex millefiori, looks on to its right facing mirror image, inside a ring of purple complex millefiori with hearts, separated by a Yin Yang-shaped curving divider of complex millefiori from which radiate curving rows of contrasting millefiori, including yellow roses and orange daisies. White stave basket. Translucent cobalt blue ground. Edition #1 of 1. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/16" $600—800

246 Jim Brown 2006 close concentric pastel millefiori paperweight. Five close concentric rings of millefiori, including ruffles and cogs in light blue, white, pink and purple, encircle a central pink complex cane and are held in a blue-core white cog stave basket. They form a highly cambered pastel-colored cushion where every other ring of cane is white. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 7/16" $600—800

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247 Post-classic English close concentric millefiori staves paperweight. A pink-lined white hollow ruffle cane is surrounded by a concentric field of similar but larger ruffle canes, including both blue and pink-lined interiors, each of which is pulled towards the center into a radial-patterned stave basket. Clear, pressed ground. Fair condition. Diameter 3 5/8" $300—400 248 Whitefriars 1975 interlaced millefiori trefoil garlands paperweight. A large pink and white complex cane sits at the center of two interlaced trefoil millefiori garlands, one of pink and one of chartreuse complex canes, with an additional chartreuse complex cane resting within each of the six loops. Translucent very dark cobalt blue ground. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 7/16" $300—400 249 Whitefriars 1977 commemorative Queen Elizabeth II accession faceted paperweight. The royal cypher “E II R” rests on a translucent cobalt blue ground and consist of white complex canes and the Roman numeral II in red and white canes. Above them is a royal crown picture cane and below are the date canes “1952” and “1977”. All are encircled by a ring of red and white complex canes. Six and one facets. Edition #121 of a limited edition. Signature cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/8" $300—400 www.selman.com

250 Whitefriars 1975 close concentric miniature faceted paperweight. Aqua, cobalt blue, pink and white canes form five rings that encircle a central pink cane. The outer ring is pulled downward into a short stave basket. Five and one facets. Signature/ date cane. Good condition. Diameter 2 3/16" $200—300 251 Whitefriars 1973 spaced complex canes and white tube fragments rectangular cuboid paperweight. Long white slices of tube canes stand upright among spaced yellow, green, blue, red, black and white star cog canes in a clear rectangular cuboid block. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Length 2 5/8", width 2 1/4", height 1 9/16" $400—600 252 Whitefriars 1976 Olympic ring garlands and torch faceted paperweight. Five interlacing garlands of small pink and white cog canes are arranged in the traditional Olympic ring configuration beneath a large blue-rimmed white picture cane of the Olympic torch, framed by two date canes on either side reading “19” and “76”. Translucent cobalt blue ground. Six and one facets. Edition #179 of a limited edition of 1000. Signature cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/2" $400—500

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253 Lundberg Studios 2000 Monet “Water Garden” compound paperweight, by Daniel Salazar. A picturesque scene, viewed from above, hides a green lily pad covered blue pond, where Clichy-type roses with complex heart cane centers as lotus flowers float, revealed through layers of branches of ruffled gray blossoms and pink dogwoods. Signed/dated. Fine condition. Diameter 4" $700—1,000 254 David Salazar 1969 “Moon and Stars” miniature perfume bottle. A yellow crescent moon and white stars are scattered on a midnight blue bottle topped by a matching stopper. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 1/8", height 3 7/16" $150—200 255 Lundberg Studios 2005 orange and purple blossoms compound magnum paperweight, by Daniel Salazar. A crown of orange blossoms, with a few purple ones at the tips, is mirrored in a second tier of blooms and reveal a bouquet of dark leaves in a lower tier, over a muddled blue, ivory and black ground. Signed/ dated. Diameter 3 7/8" $800—1,000

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259 Lundberg Studios 2000 “Golden Clematis on Violet” compound perfume bottle, by Daniel Salazar. A clear bottle contains spaced layered golden-yellow clematis blossoms against a transparent violet-colored interior. Clear steeple stopper. Signed/ dated. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 1/8", height 7" $300—500 260 Steven Lundberg Glass Art 1990 “Daffodil” compound vase, by Steven Lundberg. Three yellow daffodils bloom atop stems in a field of bladed green leaves, carefully spaced in a clear vase. Signed/dated. Good condition. Diameter 3 5/16", height 3 7/8" $400—600 261 Lundberg Studios 1986 upright red tiger lily compound pedestal paperweight, by Steven Lundberg. A dramatic upright red tiger lily, with six reddish orange petals speckled with tiny blue accents, is supported by six offset green leaves, which rise up from the base. Five blue stamens, with brown tips, rise and curl elegantly out of the center of the flower, ringing a central blue pistil with a round tip. Clear, footed base. Signed/dated. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 3/8", height 3 7/16" $400—600

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262 Lundberg Studios 1985 cherry blossom and buds compound paperweight, by Daniel Salazar. Two tiers of spaced trios of pink-striped ruffled petals form a light cherry blossom that grows from a sinuous branch, with two pink buds and scalloped green leaves, over a clear ground. Edition #35 of a limited edition of 250. Signature/date cane. Signed/dated. Extremely fine condition. Diameter 3 3/16" $300—400 263 Lundberg Studios 1985 pink blossom compound paperweight. Two tiers of notched pink petals, striped in magenta, form a cherry blossom that shares a forking stem with two pink buds, above a layer of long green leaves. Clear ground. Signature/date cane. Signed/dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3" $300—400 264 Lundberg Studios 1999 pink sterling rose paperweight, by Daniel Salazar. An upright multi-tiered sterling rose, with ruffled pink-shaded white petals and three trios of scalloped green leaves, blooms from a thin green stem that rises from a clear ground. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 11/16" $300—400

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265 Lundberg Studios 1995 purple wisteria and blue butterflies compound paperweight, by Daniel Salazar. Four branches of lavender wisteria cascade down along with delicate ribbed light green leaves, as two brilliant blue butterflies disport themselves in the foreground. Transparent iridescent ground. Signed/dated. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 5/8" $400—600

268 Correia Art Glass 1986 bee and pink flowers frosted faceted paperweight. A black and yellow-striped bumblebee, with latticinio wings, hovers over two stems of pale pink flowers that arch over a gather of five bladed leaves. Black ground. Frosted surface with front viewing facet. Edition #15 of a limited edition of 200. Signed/Dated. Diameter 2 15/16" $200—300

266 Lundberg Studios 1998 lavender columbine compound paperweight, by Daniel Salazar. A lavender and white columbine blossom, with yellow stamens, is positioned perpendicularly over an accompanying bud and three delicate clusters of five ribbed green leaves. Opaque pink ground. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 11/16" $300—400

269 Correia Art Glass 1988 green frog and lily pads surface design sculpture paperweight. A three-dimensional black-spotted green frog, hands clasped as if in eager anticipation of a meal, is encircled by lily pads on a black surface. Signed/dated. Fine condition. Diameter 2 1/2" $200—300

267 Steven Lundberg Glass Art 2000 spider orchid compound paperweight, by Justin Lundberg. Four orchids, each with thin blue-speckled pink sepals around a hollow pink labellum, grow from an arching stem that rises from two large green leaves. Swirling blue and green ground. Edition #1 of a limited edition of 25. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 15/16" $500—700

270 Correia Art Glass 1984 silver and black lizard surface design sculpture paperweight. A three-dimensional silver and black lizard rests on a black surface speckled with textured silver dust. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 5/8" $200—300

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271 Orient & Flume irises iridescent surface design egg-shaped paperweight, by Ed Alexander. Three large irises, one white, one orange and one pink, each with yellow beards, grow from the perimeter of a mottled iridescent blue surface, spaced by bladed green leaves. Edition #115 of a limited edition of 500. Signed. Fair condition. Diameter 3", height 3 7/8" $200—300 272 Orient & Flume pink flower and millefiori buds surface design egg-shaped paperweight, by William Carter. Two opposing flowers, with crenulated pink petals, share a common gather of blue and black swirling vines, studded with white and blue millefiori buds, on a white surface with organized dark spots. Signed. Fair condition and internal flaw. Diameter 2 15/16", height 4 1/4" $300—400 273 Orient & Flume (1996) “Easter Lilies” surface design eggshaped paperweight, by Ed Alexander. Two white lilies, with long stamens, are joined by a white bud and grow from arching green stems on gathered green leaves over a black surface. Signed. Diameter 3 1/16", height 4 3/16" $400—600

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274 Orient & Flume (1989) white blossoms paperweight, by Greg Held. Three blossoms, each with green bundled rod stamens and heart-shaped white petals, rest on six radial green leaves, over a translucent cobalt blue ground. Edition #34 of a limited edition of 250. Signed. Fine condition. Diameter 2 13/16" $300—400 275 Orient & Flume 1978 pink flower and pulled-feather paperweight. A pink flower, with crenulated pointed petals around an orange cane center, grows on a stem, flanked by tiers of green leaves, and rises from the perimeter of a dark red pulled-feather design. Mottled blue ground. Signed/dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/16" $200—300 276 Orient & Flume 1986 “Canada Goose” among lake reeds compound paperweight, by Ed Seaira. A brown, black and white goose swims on a lake among long green reeds and blue streaks, over a blue-gray iridescent ground. Edition #88 of a limited edition of 250. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 15/16" $200—300

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277 Orient & Flume close packed millefiori paperweight, by Greg Held. A colorful assortment of large and small complex canes rests on a translucent emerald green ground. Signed. Diameter 3 1/16" $400—500 278 Orient & Flume violets compound paperweight, by Ed Alexander. Two purple violets, with yellow centers, are joined by two drooping buds and ridged green leaves. Clear ground. Edition #3 of a limited edition of 250. Signed. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/8" $200—300 279 Orient & Flume apple sculpture. A pink-hued clear apple, with a thin line groove, is topped by a short brown stem and a single variegated green leaf. Signed. Diameter 3 1/16" $100—200

280 Orient & Flume 1983 “African Violet” red and white flower paperweight, by Greg Held. A flower, with five notched white-rimmed red petals around a central green rod bundle cane, blooms on a short stem, with four ribbed leaves, from a trailing root system. Clear ground. Signature/date cane. Signed/dated. Fine condition. Diameter 2 15/16" $200—300 281 Orient & Flume 1985 engraved flowers surface-design paperweight, by Dan Shura, from the Studio Collection. An intricate floral design, with five millefiori-centered spaced flowers, leaves and vines, is engraved into a translucent iridescent surface. The design is slightly raised from the remaining frosted surface. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/8" $400—500 282 Orient & Flume 1976 blue snake and white flowers surface design sculpture paperweight. A three-dimensional iridescent blue snake, with a striped back and a protruding tongue, slithers around the surface of a lustrous blue dome, which is decorated with five small white flowers, with red centers, and meandering vines. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 7/8" $300—400

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283 Orient & Flume golden carp and lily pads compound paperweight, by Scott Beyers. An orange-shaded fish, with a grid-patterned body, crenulated fins and little whiskers, explores the ridges and grooves of a speckled sandy cambered ground at the bottom of a shallow and sunny pond, topped by floating lily pads and white lotus flowers on the surface. Limited edition of 250. Signed. Diameter 3 1/2" $400—500 284 Orient & Flume 1978 dragonfly and blossoms pulled-feather paperweight. Hovering above a translucent emerald cambered ground, a red-bodied dragonfly, with purple wings, visits a patch of reeds and yellow millefiori blossoms rising from a perimeter festooned in a white pulled-feather design. Signed/dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/16" $200—300 285 Orient & Flume 1979 angelfish and seaweeds paperweight. A blue angelfish, with a little yellow patch on its side, swims near seaweeds, with white sea flowers, over three pink shells that rest on a blue ground scattered with brown air bubbles. Edition #115 of a limited edition of 250. Signed/dated. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 7/8" $300—400

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286 Orient & Flume (1990) yellow pansy and buds paperweight, by Greg Held. A demure yellow and purple pansy is bordered by two buds, one partially open, and one tightly closed, as they grow on stems with crenulated light green leaves. Iridescent cushion ground. Edition #15 of a limited edition of 250. Signed. Fine condition. Diameter 2 7/8" $200—300 287 Orient & Flume (1990) pink rosebuds paperweight, by Bruce Sillars. Three pink rosebuds grow on stems, with a closed bud and several dark green leaves, over an iridescent white ground. Edition #31 of a limited edition of 250. Signed. Diameter 3 5/16" $300—400 288 Orient & Flume fish and three anemones paperweight, by Scott Beyers. A black and white pennant fish, with diaphanous yellow tail and fins, swims near red sea anemones with purple and blue tentacles. Edition #119 of a limited edition of 250. Signed. Fine condition. Diameter 3 13/16" $400—500

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292 Peter McDougall purple millefiori flower overlay faceted paperweight. A flower, with six purple and white rounded complex cane petals, is the center of radiating pairs of stems, each tipped by two buds and spaced by a peeking green sepal. White double-swirl latticinio cushion ground. Transparent ruby overlay, with one top facet and two tiers of six side facets. Edition #10 of a limited edition of 35. Signature cane. Diameter 2 7/8" $400—500

290 Peter McDougall close packed millefiori mushroom overlay faceted paperweight. A mushroom tuft is composed of a closely gathered assortment of colorful complex canes and is encircled by a border of alternating blue and pink cog staves which curve inward and down to form a tapered stem. Clear ground. Blue-over-white double overlay, with a top and two tiers of six side facets. Signature cane. Diameter 3 3/8" $400—600

293 Peter McDougall patterned millefiori and twists faceted paperweight. A cog cane presides at the center of six radial red and white twists, encased in white latticinio, that are each spaced by a crimped white and blue cane before being bordered by a red millefiori ring. Seventeen red and white short segments of twists radiate from the ring and are spaced by crimped canes. Cobalt blue ground. Six and one facets. Signature cane. Diameter 2 9/16" $200—300

291 Peter McDougall close concentric millefiori and surface staves miniature faceted paperweight. Two concentric rings of complex millefiori, each different from the next, encircle a central pink, white, blue and brown cane and sit atop a cobalt blue cushion, inside a crown of white-encased blue and white twists that cascade down a clear exterior. A top facet reveals the millefiori cushion. Diameter 2 3/16" $200—300

294 Peter McDougall 2009 Bergstrom-Mahler Museum 50th Anniversary patterned millefiori paperweight. A snowflake pattern of millefiori consists of a central commemorative cane, with the letters “BMM” in honor of the Wisconsin glass museum’s fiftieth anniversary, encircled by two concentric rings of contrasting millefiori from which radiate spokes of two stacked millefiori and are spaced by a border garland of blue millefiori. White upset muslin ground. Edition #41 of a limited edition of 50. Signature/date cane. Diameter 2 11/16" $300—400

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298 Peter McDougall 2007 scattered millefiori paperweight. Assorted complex canes are scattered on a cushion of white upset muslin. Edition #1 of 1. Four commemorative “PMCD 40” signature canes are spaced evenly at the perimeter. Signed/dated “9/27/07”. Good condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $300—400

296 Peter McDougall 2007 millefiori chequer and garland paperweight. Assorted spaced complex canes are divided by crisscrossed pink lattimo cables at the center of a border garland of large complex canes, each separated by white-cored red and white twists. Patterned white latticinio ground. Signature cane. Dated. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $400—500

299 Peter McDougall (2006) purple millefiori flower and buds paperweight, from the Mid Year Collection. A double-tiered purple flower, its petals made of stretched complex millefiori spaced by opaque purple petals, blooms on a branch with two stems of buds, made of the same cane as its parent flower, and green leaves. An additional bud droops near the base of the bouquet. White upset muslin ground. Edition #21 of a limited edition of 35. Signature cane. Fine condition. Diameter 2 15/16" $300—400

297 Peter McDougall 2006 chequerboard patterned millefiori on blue color ground paperweight. Assorted complex canes are divided and spaced by crisscrossed blue cables. Translucent cobalt blue ground. Signature cane. Dated. Diameter 2 7/8" $300—400

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300 Peter McDougall close packed millefiori paperweight. A colorful assortment of complex canes is joined by a signature cane and gathered loosely inside a colorful stave basket of cogs, crimps and ruffles. Clear ground. Fine condition. Diameter 3 5/16" $200—300

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301 William Manson 1981 red-hooded blue aventurine salamander paperweight. A cobalt blue aventurine salamander, with a red-spotted head and neck, crawls across two green flowers, on a sandy ground. A pink blossom and scattered rocks border the design. Edition #58 of a limited edition of 250. Signature/date cane. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 15/16" $400—500 302 William Manson 1999 upright pigs textured faceted paperweight. Two pink pigs look over a stone wall at a field of wildflowers. Textured transparent blue background. Front viewing facet. Edition #15 of a limited edition of 100. Signed/dated. Fined condition. Diameter 3 3/8" $300—400 303 Scotia of Scotland millefiori dragonfly and garland paperweight, by William Manson. A dragonfly, with green and white complex cog cane wings that flank a green aventurine body with two red eyes, is encircled by a green millefiori garland. Very dark blue ground. Signature cane. Fine condition. Diameter 2 13/16" $200—300

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304 William Manson 2001 pansy faceted perfume bottle. A purple and yellow pansy blooms on a stem with a halo of green leaves and a few more leaves below. Clear, star-cut ground. Five side facets and clear, round stopper. Edition #1 of 1. Signature Cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 2 15/16", height 4 3/4" $200—300 305 John Deacons 2010 close packed millefiori, roses and silhouettes overlay faceted paperweight. Assorted canes, including the silhouettes of a dog, goat, squirrel, rooster and finch, the picture canes of a shamrock, thistle and heart, roses and pansies, are gathered into a colorful field atop a flat-top mottled blue cushion. The design is viewed through a top facet and four small side facets, spaced by quatrefoil-cut windows, in a pink-over-blueover-orange-over-white quadruple overlay. Signature/date cane. Diameter 3 5/8" $400—600 306 John Deacons 2009 millefiori interlaced trefoil garlands and silhouette canes on blue carpet ground paperweight. A large rose cane sits in the center of two interlacing trefoil garlands, one of blue and one of pink stardust canes. Their loops are each dotted with a single animal silhouette cane, including four-legged friends and a few avians. Light blue and white cog carpet. Signature/date cane. Diameter 3 7/16" $300—400

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307 John Deacons 2004 interlaced millefiori trefoil garlands and silhouettes overlay faceted paperweight. Six spaced animal silhouette canes fill the loops created by a pair of interlaced trefoil garlands, one of green canes and one of pink canes, around a central white and green rose cane. White upset muslin cushion ground. Pink-over-white double overlay, with a top facet and two tiers of six side facets. Signature/date cane. Excellent condition. Diameter 3 1/4" $500—700 308 John Deacons 2007 red roses and ladybug encased overlay faceted paperweight. A red and black insect, with two dorsal spots, crawls across a brown branch bearing a pair of bright red roses and green leaves. Blue-over-white double overlay, with a scalloped top facet and three tiers of four side facets, encased in clear glass with a top facet and three tiers of four side facets. Signature/date. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/8" $400—600

310 John Deacons pink flowers in crown overlay faceted paperweight. Two pink wild roses bloom on thorny stems with dark red leaves, on a white upset muslin cushion, within a crown surface of white latticinio staves, spaced by cobalt and pink twists and sky blue and magenta twists. Top facet. Signature cane. Diameter 3 1/4" $400—500 311 “J” Glass cherry blossoms faceted paperweight. Four delicate white cherry blossoms bloom on brown branches, with white buds and light green leaves, over a clear ground. Top facet and two tiers of five side facets. Limited edition of 101. Signature cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $100—200 312 John Deacons 2002 three-colored crown paperweight. Twist ribbons alternate between pairs of blue and purple and of green and pink as they cascade down with double-twist white ribbons from a blue, white and pink complex cane to create a colorful crown. Clear interior. Signature/date cane. Good condition. Diameter 2 11/16" $200—300

309 John Deacons close packed millefiori mushroom overlay faceted paperweight. A mushroom, with several animal and bird silhouette canes scattered among assorted complex canes and a signature cane, has a tapered stem of alternating blue, white and translucent cobalt staves. Clear, star-cut ground. Red-over-white double overlay, with five and one facets spaced by printies. Fine condition. Diameter 3 5/16" $300—500 www.selman.com Fall 2019

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317 Perthshire Paperweights 1989 scattered millefiori and picture canes paperweight. A central signature/date cane, encircled by four spaced silhouette and picture canes of animals and then a ring of eight complex canes, sits in a bed of white latticinio tubes, inside a cog border garland. Diameter 3 1/8" $300—500 318 Perthshire Paperweights 1980 sailboat paperweight. A central colored picture cane of a sailboat is encircled by two concentric rings of complex canes, which are bordered by several pairs of radial twists, separating panels of assorted canes, on white upset muslin. Limited edition of 300; 189 made. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3" $300—400 319 Perthshire Paperweights 1983 horse picture canes and concentric millefiori paperweight. A millefiori-encircled central picture cane of a horse’s head is framed by four spaced horse picture canes punctuating three concentric rings of assorted millefiori, all framed by a border garland of canes. Translucent ruby ground. Signature/date cane. Extremely fine condition. Diameter 2 5/8" $200—300 320 Perthshire Paperweights 1976 spaced millefiori and picture canes paperweight. Several colorful complex canes and a signature/date cane are spaced on a cushion of blue upset muslin, including picture canes of a deer, duck and rabbit. Diameter 2 13/16" $150—200

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321 Perthshire Paperweights 1996 bouquet overlay faceted paperweight. A colorful lampwork bouquet rests on an emerald green cushion, in a green-over-white double overlay, with a top facet and two tiers of six side facets. Limited edition of 200. Signature/ date cane. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 15/16" $400—500 322 Perthshire Paperweights (1992) flowers and buds overlay faceted paperweight. A pale blue lampwork flower is surrounded by sprays of small flowers and buds, on a white double-swirl latticinio cushion, within a transparent amethyst overlay. Top facet and two tiers of six side facets. Limited edition of 300. Signature cane. Good condition. Diameter 3 1/16" $400—500 323 Perthshire Paperweights (1974) “Flower and Buds” on mauve paperweight. Growing atop a long curved stem, a lone flower, with six ribbed white petals tipped in purple and a three-leaf crown, is accompanied by two buds and leaves. Opaque mauve ground. Limited edition of 350; 345 made. Signature cane. Excellent condition. Diameter 2 7/8" $150—200 324 Perthshire Paperweights 1979 “Sunflower” paperweight. A large central orange and yellow sunflower, with twelve cupped petals and a green and white complex cane stamen, is ringed by a garland of alternating golden and green complex canes, each supported by two green leaves. Burnt orange ground. Limited edition of 350; 303 made. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 3/16" $300—400

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325 Perthshire Paperweights (1980) “Rose and Bud” faceted paperweight. A pink dimensional rose, framed by four open sepals and perched on a stem shared with a three-leaf sprig and a companion bud, is centered over a clear, star-cut ground. Top facet and two tiers of eight side facets. Limited edition of 300; 224 made. Signature cane. Fine condition. Diameter 2 9/16" $200—300 326 Perthshire Paperweights 1998 “Whiskers” cat and millefiori paperweight. A black and white cat is encircled by two concentric garlands of complex canes, which are separated by a ring of twists, over an opaque teal ground. Limited edition of 100, produced exclusively for L.H. Selman Ltd. Signature cane. Diameter 3" $500—600 327 Perthshire Paperweights 1978 “Heather” spray and millefiori paperweight. Three stalks of pink Scottish heather are encircled by a complex millefiori border garland, on a translucent cobalt blue ground. Limited edition of 500; 452 made. Signature/date cane. Diameter 2 11/16" $300—400 328 Perthshire Paperweights 1989 “Christmas Bouquet” poinsettia and holly faceted paperweight. Two red poinsettias, green holly leaves and red berries rest on an opaque white cushion ground. Top facet encircled by a ring of six small facets. Limited edition of 350; 340 made. Signature/date cane. Extremely fine condition. Diameter 2 7/8" $400—500

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333 Perthshire Paperweights (1994) “Fruit” faceted paperweight. Two oranges, two pears, two bunches of purple grapes and a sprinkling of small red cherries are symmetrically arranged atop a bed of fanning leaves, over a clear, feather-cut base. Top facet and three tiers of six side facets. Signed. Fine condition. Diameter 2 11/16" $400—600 334 Perthshire Paperweights 1975 pink and orange millefiori butterfly paperweight. A large butterfly, with a pink body and antennae, pink millefiori fore wings, with green and white eyespots, and orange millefiori hind wings, with mauve and white eyespots, rests on a ribbed opaque orange ground and is encircled by a border garland of alternating mauve and purple complex canes. Limited edition of 450; 372 made. Signature/date. excellent condition. Diameter 3 1/16" $250—400 335 Perthshire Paperweights 1999 “Tropical Fish” faceted paperweight. A red and black-striped white fish, with yellow fins, swims towards green sea grass, which grows form a pile of tan, orange and white rocks. Opaque aqua ground. Five and one facets. Edition #76 of a limited edition of 200. Signature/date cane. Diameter 2 3/4" $250—400 336 Perthshire Paperweights (1987) three butterflies faceted paperweight. Three lampwork butterflies, with darkly spotted blue wings and bodies, are carefully spaced with three interspersed pink complex cane florets and surrounded by a garland of orange and pink complex canes. Six and one facets. Edition #161 of a limited edition of 300; 219 made. Signature cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 1/8" $250—400

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337 Perthshire Paperweights (1998) “First Annual Collectors Weight” pink flower, nosegays and radial spokes paperweight. A central pink flower, with green sepals protruding between its petals, launches eight white latticinio tubes that space nosegays of three purple millefiori and green leaves above a row of five yellow canes each. Black ground. Signature cane, commemorating the Perthshire Paperweights Collectors Club. Good condition. Diameter 2 7/8" $200—300 338 Perthshire Paperweights (1982) “Double Overlay” bouquet fancy-cut paperweight. A bouquet, with a large pink flower, two aqua flowers, two opening buds and bright green leaves and stems, floats over a clear, star-cut ground within a dark blue-over-white double overlay. Flat top facet, six vertical side flutes and fancy cutting on the sides. Limited edition of 300; 205 made. Signature cane. Good condition. Diameter 2 13/16" $300—400 339 Perthshire Paperweights 1971 “Faceted Pansy” blossom and millefiori garland faceted paperweight. An orange and yellow pansy, with a millefiori center, green leaves and a stem, is encircled by a blue and pink complex millefiori garland. White upset muslin ground. Eight and one facets. Limited edition of 350. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 2 3/4" $200—300 340 Perthshire Paperweights 1981 acorns faceted paperweight. Two amber-colored acorns, tied to a green branch of oak leaves, are set on a white double-swirl latticinio cushion ground. Top facet and eight side facets with a top garland of small printies. Signature/date cane. Fine condition. Diameter 2 3/8" $300—400 341 Perthshire Paperweights cross-patterned millefiori and latticinio paperweight. A complex star cane is surrounded by www.selman.com

eight green and white canes that form a square at the intersection of rows of three complex canes, lined on each side by twists encased in latticinio and aventurine. The resulting cross pattern forms triangular panels, filled with unique complex canes of diverse colors, inside a border garland of blue and purple canes. Translucent cobalt blue ground. Signature cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3" $400—500 342 Perthshire Paperweights 1994 hexagonal-patterned millefiori and twists paperweight. A central hexagonal millefiori cluster, with blue and pink complex canes and white stardust canes, is surrounded by twists alternating with blue cog canes, then radial white latticinio rods alternating with yellow complex canes and blue, green and pink complex pompon canes. A border garland of trios of white stardust canes and mauve cogs encircles the design. Transparent emerald green ground. Edition #204 of a limited edition. Signature/date cane. Diameter 3" $400—600 343 Perthshire Paperweights (1979) translucent amber overlay faceted inkwell. A blue clematis, with a signature cane center and radial green leaves, rests on a black ground in the base of a bottle, while a blue bud decorates the top of its stopper. Translucent amber overlay, with multiple facets on both the bottle and stopper. Limited edition of 500; 331 made. Fine condition. Diameter 3 5/16", height 5 1/2" $400—500 344 Perthshire Paperweights (1969-1994) close packed millefiori faceted inkwell. An assortment of colorful complex canes is bundled together over a translucent cobalt blue ground at the base of both a hollow bottle and a stopper. Two tiers eight side facets alternating in size on the bottle and one top facet and two tiers of four side facets on the stopper. Signature cane. Fine condition. Diameter 3 5/8", height 5 13/16" $400—500

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345 Selkirk Glass 1998 “Butterfly” and crown faceted paperweight, by Peter Holmes. A purple butterfly, with blue-striped pink wings each dotted with a yellow and black eye, centers a crown of white latticinio staves and is bordered by a spaced garland of red and aqua millefiori. Clear ground. Five and one facets. Edition #15 of a limited edition of 75. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Diameter 3 1/8" $200—300 346 Strathearn radial patterned millefiori and twists doorknob. A central orange and white cog cane is surrounded by a ring of blue and white canes and then a ring of turquoise and red canes to form a central cluster from which radiating white twists form panels containing green, turquoise, orange and white complex canes. Turquoise ground. Metal foot. Diameter 2 5/16", height 3 1/16" $100—200 347 Selkirk Glass 1981 “Moonglow” abstract air bubble purple paperweight, by Peter Holmes. A large air bubble floats above a translucent purple veil ground, sprinkled with air bubbles of all sizes. Black ground. Edition #185 of a limited edition of 450. Signature cane. Signed/dated. Good condition. Diameter 2 15/16" $100—200 348 A collection of used Paperweight Collectors Association bulletins. A wealth of information at your fingertips in the 19691970, 1972-2015 PCA Annual Bulletins. Condition of books varies. **Shipping priced at cost** $100—200

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349 Wilkerson Glass spider in a web faceted paperweight. A black spider, with red eyes and a red-marked back, rests at the center of a dipping white web over a translucent yellow spiraling cushion. Four side facets. Signed. Good condition. Diameter 3 1/16" $200—300 350 Murano close packed millefiori magnum paperweight. Mauve, white and yellow complex millefiori are gathered into a tightly packed prairie, over clear ground. Good condition. Diameter 4 3/4" $300—400 351 Murano Ferro & Lazzarini scrambled millefiori and aventurine magnum paperweight. A random sprinkling of colorful complex ruffled millefiori, some on their sides, some straight up and others tipping over, are scattered on a mottled aventurine and black ground. Good condition. Diameter 3 15/16" $120—200 352 Murano fish aquarium high-domed magnum paperweight. Two tri-colored fish, a bi-colored fish and an orange-mottled red fish circle in between sea grass and rising air bubbles above a transparent cobalt blue sea floor speckled with blue, red, yellow and aventurine. Fine condition. Diameter 5 3/8", height 6 1/4", weight 8.5 lbs. $400—500

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353 Caithness Glass (1999) “Harvest Festival” aventurine flower faceted paperweight, by Rosette Fleming, from the Traditional Collection Nature Study. A central double-tiered golden blossom is encircled by a ring of radial copper aventurine leaves and is bordered by radiating flowers on stems, tightly furled leaves and seedpods. Transparent amber ground. Five and one facets. Edition #5 of a limited edition of 50; 23 made. Signature cane. Signed. Excellent condition. Diameter 3" $300—400 354 Caithness Glass (1996) “Silken Strands” spider and web faceted paperweight, by Helen MacDonald. A brown spider, with a few white dorsal spots, centers its silvery web. Translucent mottled green ground. Front viewing facet. Edition #98 of a limited edition of 350. Signed. Diameter 3 3/16" $300—400 355 Caithness Glass (1986) “Nosegay” white, purple and blue violets paperweight, by Allan Scott, from the Whitefriars Collection. A white violet shares a network of thin stems with a blue and purple sister, a companion bud and a few green leaves. Clear, star-cut ground. Edition #56 of a limited edition of 250; 151 made. Signed. Diameter 3" $200—300 356 Caithness Glass (1981) “Amethyst Lace” blue concentric millefiori garlands paperweight, by Colin Terris. Two close concentric rings of millefiori, one white and one blue, encircle a central blue and white circlet of small cogs and a signature cane. Translucent mottled blue ground in blue-hued glass. Edition #781 of a limited edition of 1000; 831 made. Signed. Diameter 2 13/16" $200—300 www.selman.com

357 Val Saint Lambert air bubbles abstract magnum paperweight, by Romano Carrera. A hollow teardrop-shaped transparent cobalt blue bubble rises in a field of small spinning air bubbles that diminish in size to the top of the teardrop. Clear ground. Acid-etched insignia on the base. Diameter 4 1/8" $500—700 358 Unidentified American vintage paperweight buttons. Seven buttons, mainly of lampwork fruits and sulphides of female visages, are mounted in a ring of circles around a central black-rimmed circle, cut into beige matting and framed in a light wood hexagonal frame. Some with signature canes. Diameter 10" $200—300 359 Cape Cod Glass Works Christmas tree scrambled paperweight. Colorful segments of canes and twists are scrambled together to form the ornaments of a festive green Christmas tree, presented on an opaque white pedestal. Diameter 2 5/8", height 3 3/4" $300—400 360 Maude and Bob Saint Clair 1975 Betsy Ross sulphide paperweight. A circular sulphide plaque of Betsy Ross, wearing a flowing dress and sewing a U.S. flag while sitting on a rocking chair below the watchful eyes of three male figures, commemorates the Bicentennial of the United States. Rippled mottled blue, pink and white ground. The sulphide plaque is inscribed “BETSY ROSS AND THE FLAG 1776”. Stamped signed. Fair condition. Diameter 3 1/2" $200—300

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