Exquisite antique Art Nouveau French. 800 silver mounted glass inkwell paperweight. The body is of thick blown glass in a vibrant green color, engraved with an intaglio of a sprig of mistletoe. Topped by a hinged silver lid and collar, richly decorated in repousse with mistletoe on a stylized textured ground. Hallmarked with the French head of the wild boar mark, in use from 1838 to indicate a silver content of.
Bearing a makers mark, appears to be that of silversmith Lucien Louis Bouclier, active from 1886 to 1889 at 3 place Thorigny, Paris. In overall good antique condition. A shallow indention to the lid, hidden by the intricate decoration. The glass having a small busted airbubble on the side, visible in the 4th image.
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800 Silver Mounted Green Glass Paperweight Inkwell Art Nouveau" is in sale since Tuesday, September 3, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Inkwells".The seller is "micflsun" and is located in Canutillo, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.