Being offered here is one of the floral lampwork series of designs issued by Baccarat in 1983 in an edition of 175 : Set above a translucent amethyst ground the petals of 2 pale-yellow peonies, enclose upright orange anthers. Resting on the lower leaves is a yellow & pink beetle! 3 stalks bear a yellow/orange bud and green leaves. Signed with a B1983 date cane near the base of the stalks.
Polished, concave base with acid-etched Baccarat insignia, year, edition-size & number. (Original certificate) Top condition: no cracks, chips, bruises or fleabites Measurements: D: 78mm (3 1/16"); H: 59mm (2 5/16"). The articles I sell are mostly antique or pre-owned. I endeavour to be as accurate as possible in my Condition descriptions, however antique or vintage items will show some signs of age - there may be minor imperfections (bubbles for instance or minor scratches on the base) which are not specifically mentioned in the description. The item "Modern Baccarat Limited Edition Paperweight Yellow Peonies" is in sale since Sunday, October 30, 2016.This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Glass\Paperweights". The seller is "pw42" and is located in Derbyshire . This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, to all countries in Europe, to all countries in continental Asia, to Australia.