Paperweight with decoration alluding to the gold wreaths of the 3rd-2nd century B.C. in the Benaki Museum. Wreaths from olive, myrtle, laurel or ivy leaves have mainly been found in royal tombs of Macedonia and constitute excellent examples of the goldsmith’s art in Hellenistic times.
Paperweight - Magnifying glass with Ιznik theme
Presse-papier - Magnifying glass
Paperweight - D. Solomos