The Paperweight Mall
Antique magnum Val Saint Lambert (or Chne) Pansy paperweight on a beautiful blue ground (c.1900-1914). The Pansy has a green stem with two green leaves and a heart with 5 petals in an intense pink color that degrades to light-pink to the edges. An elegant white-red torsade creates the finishing touch. Hollow polished pontil and typical base groove.

Size : 103mm Diameter, 56mm High, Weight : 814 grams.

(See: "Paperweights" - Peter Von Brackel , page 28 number 22 Below)
(See: "Presse papiers de prestige" - Jacques Parisse , page 55-57)

Collection and Photograph : Eddy Schoofs, Belgium.