This paperweight was made during the classic period of French paperweights by Clichy. The paperweight features a true concentric pattern on clear ground. The weight is faceted with a top facet, six large circular facets, and finger facets descending to the base. The base has a strawberry cut ground.
The weight also has an annealing crack where the concentric pattern was joined to the second gather of glass. This large paperweight presents nicely and the there are no chips or dings.Overall, this paperweights condition is excellent. D=3.0 inches and H=1 7/8 inches. This paperweight is offered by Paperweights for Collectors , an online purveyor of contemporary and fine antique paperweights. The item "Antique Clichy Concentric Paperweight, 3-row, one-rose" is in sale since Thursday, February 04, 2016.
This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Paperweights\Vintage". The seller is "mrtadmck" and is located in Mid-South. This item can be shipped worldwide.