Pair of Grand Tour Marble Specimen Paperweights, Italy, 19th Century For Sale
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Pair of Grand Tour Marble Specimen Paperweights, Italy, 19th Century

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Two Italian Grand Tour specimen marble desk paperweights composed of white, green, yellow, rose and red marbles. One measures 8" W x 3.75" D x 2.5 H. The other measures 5.5" W x 3.25" D x 2.75" H.

Details

  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    Late 19th Century
  • Condition Details
    Tiny chips to lower edges
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 2.5 in. x W 8 in. x D 3.75 in.H 6.35 cm x W 20.32 cm x D 9.53 cm
  • Seller Location
    Kensington, MD
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference Number
    f977618041010425453fs
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