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One of the world’s foremost crystal manufacturers, Baccarat has long been emblematic of luxury and exquisite craftsmanship. Starting in the early 19th century, objects produced by the French company — from stemware to chandeliers to brightly colored paperweights — became a staple of noble and wealthy households across Europe and as far afield as India. Along with the purity and quality of their glass, Baccarat crystal makers can boast a remarkable fluency with a range of design styles — from cut-glass neoclassical pieces to sinuously etched Art Nouveau designs.

Baccarat began as a kind of industrial development project. In 1764, the Bishop of Metz and other landowners in heavily forested northeastern France persuaded Louis XV to sanction a glassworks in the area — timber being a key resource required for the furnaces used in glass production.

In its early years the company produced humble products such as window panes and simple drinking glasses. In 1816 a new owner began making crystal, and seven years later Louis XVIII — who had taken the throne after the defeat of Napoleon — gave Baccarat its first royal commission, for tableware. In the ensuing years, an estimated one-third of the company’s workforce was dedicated to commissions to the Russian imperial court alone.

Spurred by the intense competition between global industries in the latter 19th century — fought in public view in the many world expositions of the era — Compagnie des Cristalleries de Baccarat, as it had finally become known, elevated its level of artistry by adopting new technologies and creating a rigorous training program. The firm broadened its stylistic range, embracing Asian influences and new engraving methods, and increasing production of its now iconic millefiori paperweights.

The designer Georges Chevalier, who worked for Baccarat for more than five decades beginning in 1916, ushered the company into the realm of modernist design. In recent years, Baccarat has employed such renowned contemporary designers as Philippe Starck and Marcel Wanders, ensuring that Baccarat crystal will continue to enjoy pride of place on up-to-date tables. But as you will see from the offerings on these pages, Baccarat has items to suit any taste.

Find antique Baccarat decanters, vases, candle holders, chandeliers and other furnishings and objects for sale on 1stDibs.

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Creator: Baccarat
Set of 3 Exquise Baccarat items, Sky Blue Crystal, France
By Baccarat
Located in Rijssen, NL
Glorifying the effects of refracted light for 170 years, the iconic Baccarat pieces are well-know over the world. A crystal masterpiece set of exceptional proportions, the set cryst...
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1990s French Modern Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal

Pair 19thc Qajar Dynasty Crystal Table Lamps/ Candle Holders by Baccarat 1870
By Baccarat
Located in Opa Locka, FL
Pair 19thc French for Qajar Dynasty Amber with Hand Painted Floral Enamelled Table Lamps / Candle Holders with Crystal Shades. Manufactured by Baccarat. The amber body is floral deco...
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1890s French Napoleon III Antique Baccarat Candle Holders

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Art Glass

Pair of Mid-Century Modern Neoclassical Glass Obelisk Candelabras by Baccarat
By Baccarat
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Pair of Mid-Century Modern neoclassical glass Obelisk candelabras by Baccarat. Handblown, etched and beveled translucent crystal. They also feat...
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21st Century and Contemporary French French Provincial Baccarat Candle Holders

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Glass

Fabulous pair of Baccarat crystal candelabras, by Jacques Adnet, France, 1935
By Jacques Adnet, Baccarat
Located in Paris, FR
Jacques Adnet, a French architect and designer, began his career at one of the first modern art workshops, La Maîtrise, directed by Maurice Dufrêne. In 1928, Jacques Adnet found hims...
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1930s French Art Deco Vintage Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal, Bronze

19thc French Napoleon III Baccarat "Russe" Votive Candle Holder in Pink Glass
By Baccarat
Located in Opa Locka, FL
19thc French Napoleon III Antique Baccarat Votive Candle Holder Night Light. Pink art glass in the Baccarat "Russe" pattern.
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1890s French Napoleon III Antique Baccarat Candle Holders

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Art Glass

1890 French Antique Napoleon III Signed Baccarat Candelabrum/Candle Holder Large
By Baccarat
Located in Opa Locka, FL
Grand Scale c1890's French Napoleon III Baccarat Crystal 3 Light Candelabra. Massive piece! Hand painted floral decor with 24K shades. Floral painted bells. Please look closely at pi...
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1890s French Napoleon III Antique Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal

1930's French Baccarat Crystal Shade w/ Christofle Silver Base - Original Set
By Baccarat
Located in Opa Locka, FL
1930's Original Candle Lamp. Signed Baccarat Crystal Shade on Christofle Marked silver Base. This is an original set. Beautiful Candle Holder/ Candle Lamp.
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1930s French Art Deco Vintage Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal

1950s Mid Century Amber Crystal Baccarat France Candle Holder/ Candle Lamp
By Baccarat
Located in Opa Locka, FL
Stunning 1950's Mid Century Crystal Amber Tone Candle Holder by Baccarat France. Nice piece for the collection.
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1950s French Mid-Century Modern Vintage Baccarat Candle Holders

Materials

Crystal

1940's French Hollywood Regency Signed Baccarat 2 Piece Candle Lamp "Swirl"
By Baccarat
Located in Opa Locka, FL
1940's French Hollywood Regency Crystal "Swirl" Pattern Candle Lamp. Crystal hurricane shade and swirl crystal base.
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1940s French Hollywood Regency Vintage Baccarat Candle Holders

Materials

Crystal

Pair 19thc French Signed Baccarat Russo Pattern Flint Glassw/Gilt Candle Holders
By Baccarat
Located in Opa Locka, FL
19thc French Antique Pair Signed Baccarat Molded Flint Glass Candle Holders. These are the "Russo" pattern with gilt enamel embellishment. Highly collectible Russian Pattern. Napoleo...
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1880s French Napoleon III Antique Baccarat Candle Holders

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Art Glass

French Pair of Aladdin Crystal Candlesticks by Baccarat 1960's
By Baccarat
Located in VILLEURBANNE, FR
Pair of vintage crystal candlesticks signed by the famous house Baccarat. French manufacturing from the 1960s “Aladdin” model with twisted...
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Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal

19thc French Empire Gold Bordered Crystal Candle Holder /Candlestick by Baccarat
By Baccarat
Located in Opa Locka, FL
19thc French Antique Cut Crystal/ Gold Bordered Deluxe Candle Holder. This piece is stunning! The detail is amazing.
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1850s French Empire Antique Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal

1950's Vintage Pair of Red Hand Painted Crystal Medallion Series Candle Lamps.
By Baccarat
Located in Opa Locka, FL
Pair Vintage French Baccarat Candle Holders/ Table Lamps with Red Shades. The shades are hand painted floral relief. Clear Medallion Series Base. French estate purchase. Unmarked.
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1950s French Mid-Century Modern Vintage Baccarat Candle Holders

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Art Glass

c1900French Napoleon III Crystal Shade and Crystal Base Noth signed by Baccarat
By Baccarat
Located in Opa Locka, FL
c1900 French Napoleon III Crystal Candle Lamp Base & Shade Both Signed by Baccarat. In very good clean condition.
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Early 1900s Napoleon III Antique Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal

c1840 French Louis Philippe Documented Baccarat "Chamber Stick" Candle Holder
By Baccarat
Located in Opa Locka, FL
c1840 French Louis Philippe Crystal "Chamber Stick" Candle Night Lamp. Documented and made by Baccarat France. Rare treasure.
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1840s Louis Philippe Antique Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal

19thc French Baccarat Napoleon III "Veilleuse"- Crystal Night Light Candle Lamp
By Baccarat
Located in Opa Locka, FL
19thc French Napoleon III Crystal "Veilleuse or Candle Night Lamp. This is a signed Baccarat piece for the Russian Market. 2 pieces Baccarat "Russe" or Russian pattern.
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1890s Antique Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal

Pair 19thc Antique French Napoleon III Amber Formed Glass w/ Crystal Candlestick
By Baccarat
Located in Opa Locka, FL
Pair 19thc French Napoleon III Candlesticks by Baccarat France. Moulded glass in an amber tone. Enamel floral work. This color is scarce. Baccarat Medallion...
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1880s French Napoleon III Antique Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal

A Baccarat Crystal Lustre Dolphin Candlestick
By Baccarat
Located in Reepham, GB
A Baccarat Crystal Lustre Candlestick with etched glass hurricane shade and frosted figural dolphin. Both shade and base are signed Baccarat and are in virtually unused condition .T...
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Late 19th Century Antique Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal

Early 20th Century Crystal Glass Candlestick by Baccarat
By Baccarat
Located in London, London
Glass candlestick By Baccarat Signed Baccarat Depose underneath Crystal Twisted columns A similar pair in stock if three are needed.
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Early 20th Century French Belle Époque Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal

Four Tall French Crystal Hexagonal Cut Candlesticks by Baccarat
By Baccarat
Located in Gardena, CA
Four Tall French Crystal hexagonal cut candlesticks by Baccarat A set of four elegant and modern pillar candlesticks, the bases, stems and neck with h...
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20th Century Baccarat Candle Holders

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Glass

Pair of 19th Century Baccarat Tulip Form 3 Color Opaline Vases w/ Serpent Decor
By Baccarat
Located in New York, NY
A fabulous and quite rare fantastic condition pair of 19th century baccarat tulip form 3 color opaline vases/ candle holders with serpent decor. The tops...
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1860s French Louis XVI Antique Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal

Cristalleries de Baccarat. A pair of Magnificent Crystal Candelabra. circa 1880
By Baccarat
Located in Atlanta, GA
Cristalleries de Baccarat, An exceptional pair of crystal candelabra, intricate cutting with exquisite detail. circa 1890. Height 50" Diamet...
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19th Century French Antique Baccarat Candle Holders

Materials

Crystal

Stunning Baccarat, Fire-Gilded Bronze Putto Candlestick, Napoleon III
By Baccarat
Located in Rijssen, NL
Baccarat bronze chandelier bronze, fire-gilded, partially polished. Elaborately cut crystal glass. Two-armed shape, shaft as a standing putto on a glass base and plinth, this held w...
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Early 20th Century European Napoleon III Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal, Bronze

Pair of French Victorian Baccarat and Opaline Candelabras
By Baccarat
Located in New York, NY
Pair of French Victorian Baccarat crystal and blue opaline 5 arm candelabras with swirl design. (PRICED AS Pair)
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19th Century French Victorian Antique Baccarat Candle Holders

Materials

Crystal

Pair Baccarat Dolphin Candelabras, Vintage With Tall Hurricane Crystal Shades
By Baccarat
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A wonderful pair of blown crystal candle sticks featuring Baccarat's classic dolphin base with shaped base, prisms and original tall hurricane globes. T...
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1960s French Vintage Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal

Baccarat Chandeliers, Attributed Jaques Adnet
By Baccarat
Located in Buenos Aires, Argentina
Baccarat chandeliers. Attributed Jaques Adnet Sealed Baccarat in the base- circa 1950 Measures: 25 cm x 24 cm.
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Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Baccarat Candle Holders

Materials

Crystal

Antique Pair of Signed Baccarat Dolphin Clear Crystal Three Armed Candelabras
By Baccarat
Located in Toronto, ON
Elevate your table with this magnificent pair of antique Baccarat three armed candleholders / candelabras. Nothing can quite compare to the opulence of antique Baccarat, a favourite ...
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Early 20th Century French Baccarat Candle Holders

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Crystal, Metal

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Baccarat candle holders for sale on 1stDibs.

Baccarat candle holders are available for sale on 1stDibs. These distinctive items are frequently made of stone and are designed with extraordinary care. There are many options to choose from in our collection of Baccarat candle holders, although gray editions of this piece are particularly popular. Many of the original candle holders by Baccarat were created in the mid-century modern style in europe during the 20th century. If you’re looking for additional options, many customers also consider candle holders by Ferdinand Barbedienne, Henri Picard, and F. Barbedienne Foundry. Prices for Baccarat candle holders can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — on 1stDibs, these items begin at $221 and can go as high as $64,000, while a piece like these, on average, fetch $2,950.
Questions About Baccarat Candle Holders
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Founded in 1816, Baccarat is a French crystalware maker that is most well-known for its luxury lead crystal designs, including cameo-embedded paper weights and sculptures of animals and birds. You can shop a collection of authentic Baccarat crystal pieces from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Yes, Baccarat crystal can be repaired. However, the manufacturer recommends that you only seek assistance for repairs through an authorized Baccarat boutique. You'll find a large selection of Baccarat crystal lighting, serveware and decorative objects from top sellers around the world on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Baccarat makes crystal, not glass. The company opened in 1764 in Baccarat, Lorraine, France, at the order of King Louis XV of France. Today, Baccarat operates out of headquarters in Paris. On 1stDibs, shop a range of Baccarat crystal ware.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Baccarat is a French manufacturer of fine crystal. Baccarat did originally start as a glasswork company with production primarily consisting of window panes, mirrors and stemware up until 1816. The brand then switched to crystal production, creating expertly crafted stemware, chandeliers and other pieces in a variety of design styles. Browse a collection of antique and modern Baccarat crystal decor on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Depending on the damage to your Baccarat piece, it may be possible to repair it. One of Baccarat’s boutiques can help with repair questions and quotes. You can also shop a collection of Baccarat pieces from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    You can identify Baccarat paperweights by looking for the maker’s mark and other identifying marks. Particularly old examples will have a “B” followed by a year of manufacture, though this practice stopped in the early 20th century. Contact the brand for more assistance. Shop a collection of Baccarat crystal on 1stDibs from some of the world’s top sellers.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMay 3, 2024
    A few things account for what is so special about Baccarat crystal. The quality and purity of the French maker's glass are exceptional. In addition, Baccarat crystal makers have a remarkable fluency with a range of design styles, from cut-glass neoclassical pieces to sinuously etched Art Nouveau designs. The brand also has an extensive history that sets it apart. Starting in the early 19th century, objects produced by the French company, from stemware to chandeliers to brightly colored paperweights, became staples of noble and wealthy households across Europe and as far afield as India. As a result, Baccarat has long been emblematic of luxury and exquisite craftsmanship. Find a collection of Baccarat crystal on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMay 20, 2024
    Yes, Baccarat is lead crystal. In order for a work of glass to be deemed “lead crystal,” its chemical composition needs to contain no less than 24 percent lead oxide. Historically, crystal glassware referred to decorative tableware and drinking vessels that was made of leaded glass. Today's "lead-free crystal" is made with barium oxide, zinc oxide, or potassium oxide instead of lead.

    One of the world’s foremost crystal manufacturers, Baccarat has long been emblematic of luxury and exquisite craftsmanship. While glass chandeliers were quite popular lighting fixtures for palatial homes in the 19th century — and they still bring welcome drama to a space — Baccarat chandeliers were different from the rest of the world’s supply. 

    At the time, artisans at Baccarat added nickel oxide to their leaded glass mixture during the manufacturing process, which made for a perfectly clear rock crystal imitation. Owing to distinct and innovative processes like these, which yielded strikingly clear pieces of glass, Baccarat chandeliers and pendants — as well as the company’s decorative objects, serveware and other glass pieces — were soon prized as symbols of wealth all over the world.

    Find antique and vintage Baccarat lighting for sale on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    You can spot an authentic Baccarat chandelier by locating the white engraved mark, which is usually found in the raised molded capitals on the drip pan. You can shop a collection of properly vetted Baccarat chandeliers from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
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    Yes, Baccarat crystal is indeed still made. You can pop onto Baccarat’s website to see its latest collection of fine crystal tableware. Or shop a collection of vintage and contemporary Baccarat crystalware from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.
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    There are a few tricks to authenticating your Baccarat glass. First and foremost, look for the logo, which will include the company name. Also, Baccarat is famous for certain patterns. See if your glass has one of these patterns. Shop a collection of authentic Baccarat glass from some of the world’s top boutiques on 1stDibs.

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