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Author Topic: Millefiori paperweight id please  (Read 787 times)

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Offline WhatHo!

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Millefiori paperweight id please
« on: November 22, 2012, 01:29:56 PM »
Hi, can you please help me with this PW please. It's about 2 3/4" across, has a flat ground base and suspended millefiori canes. Any help with ID and date would be much appreciated. To me the cane look a bit Murano but im not sure, cheers Wolfsta

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Re: Millefiori paperweight id please
« Reply #1 on: November 22, 2012, 05:22:50 PM »

I think it is a Murano paperweight. I have seen very similar canes used in more conventional designs.

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