Vintage Baccarat Art Glass Paperweight Robert E Lee large Sulphide Gray Overlay

Rough Dimensions: 3-1/8” diameter & 2”  tall

Makers Mark: Acid etched near the base, “Baccarat 1955” and the sulphide is marked, “D. MAR 1954”. It also retains the original paper label, “Made in France”.

Condition:  Near Mint, no condition issues found. Please see photos and let us know if you need any additional assistance. 

Limited edition to just 88 pieces with grey on white overlay. (The gray to match the gray in the confederate uniforms.) The detailed sulphide was designed by Dora Mar and each piece in the edition was finished with various cold cut designs. This one has 5+1 window faceting with with scalloping between each large facet around the girth and a waffle cut base. I currently have two other Robert E. Lee weights listed each with differing cold work.