Baccarat Glassworks

Baccarat, France

Baccarat Glassworks has very long history beginning in 1824 as Société de Cristallerie de Vonêche-Baccarat (Society of Crystal Vonêche, Baccarat),  While the history is interesting, it was not until 1903 that their catalog identified its line of candle lamps as veilleuses, which translates into English as "night lights."  The following are examples of a few that have been documented.

Clear
"Rosaces Multiples"
(English - Rosaces Multiples)
(aka - "Pinwheel")

Blue
"Rosaces Multiples"
(English - Rosaces Multiples)
(aka - "Pinwheel")

Rose Teinte
"Rosaces Multiples"
(English - Rosaces Multiples)
(aka - "Pinwheel")

Rose Teinte
"Russe"
(English - Russian)
aka - Helical Twist or Snail

Clear with lavender flash
"Russe"
(English - Russian)
aka - Helical Twist or Snail

Clear
"Rosaces Multiples"
(English - Rosaces Multiples)
(aka - "Pinwheel")

Clear
"Rosaces Multiples"
(English - Rosaces Multiples)
(aka - "Pinwheel")

Clear
"Rosaces Multiples"
(English - Rosaces Multiples)
(aka - "Pinwheel")

"Article d'eclairage pat I'hulle" (plate 40)
Tarif des articles d'eclairage/ 1903-1904
Compagnie des Christalleries de Baccarat, Paris, France

"Lighting article pat I'hulle" (plate 40)
Price of lighting articles / 1903-1904
Company of Christalleries of Baccarat, Paris, France

Catalog Source: The Juliette K. and Leonard S. Rakow Research Library of the 
Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, New York (54276)

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