Rare Vintage Charles Degenhart Art Glass Paperweight Encased Yellow Butterfly

Rough Dimensions: 3" diameter & 2-1/2" tall

Makers Mark: unsigned 

Provenance: unavailable 

Condition: One faint bruise to the upper dome and shelf wear to the flat semi-polished base. Please see photos and let us know if you need any additional assistance. 

A rare Degenhart design. The butterfly is a pressed figure which has been painted and encased hovering over a mottled blue ground. Very few of these exist and for any collector of American paperweights this is a must.