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Author Topic: Early 20th Century American paperweight likely by Boston & Sandwich Glass Co.?  (Read 135 times)

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Offline carlovision

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I recently was given this old American paperweight with roses. How do you tell who made this and how old or rare/valuable it is? Its fairly small. Thanks.

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Offline bat20

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May be worth looking up St. Louis aswell?,I've seen something similar online,although the outer ring looks a bit neater.

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Offline Nick77

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I'd agree with St. Louis, although the photos aren't too clear.

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It is not American.  Neither Boston & Sandwich nor New England Glass Co.  I agree that it is most likely St. Louis.  Great example.
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Saint Louis, but has been ground to remove damage, and repolished, given the profile.

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