Perthshire Paperweight 1982A Beautiful Millefiori Garland Pattern Paperweight With Floral Center Limited Edition from Their Yearly HIgh End Alphabet Series. It is approximately 2 and 1/2 inches in diameter. It is a gorgeous millefiori garland pattern that Perthshire introduced in 1982. There is one central complex five petaled flower and two rings of elaborate millefiori canes on a lovely wine red translucent ground.
The cane colors were carefully chosen to contrast beautifully with the translucent color base. There is the Perthshire 1982 date cane on the base. Condition of this weight is excellent.The edition size of this paperweight was 300, but only 243 were actually made. Since the base colors vary, identical versions of this paperweight are even more limited. There were at least three ground colors, cobalt blue, green, and red. Of the many different shades of red that Perthshire used over the years, this delicate wine red is one of the most lovely.
The item "1982A Perthshire Complex Millefiori Canes Floral Paperweight Limited Edition EC" is in sale since Sunday, December 10, 2017. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Paperweights". The seller is "paprwt" and is located in Northbrook, Illinois.
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