Rare Murano Art Glass Paperweight Chequered Spaced Millefiori

Rough Dimensions: 3” diameter & 2-3/4” tall

Makers Mark: unsigned

Provenance: unavailable 

Condition: Excellent, one faint mark to the upper dome and minimal shelf wear to the flat polished base. Please see photos and let us know if you need any additional assistance. 

A rare Murano chequer design. More frequently this design is found in classical era paperweights most predominantly Clichy. The Muranese artist who made this weight did a fine job doing this classical design justice, with colorful ruffle canes separated by white latticino.