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Paul Raoul de Facheux D' Humy fled France during the Franco-Prussian
War and went to England. In London he founded Aurora Glass Co. He hired Venetian workers to produce Vasa Murrhina glass.
This piece is rose red with gold decoration. Polished rim and pontil.
Photos 2 and 3 show examples of his work in the Bristol Blue Glass Museum(U.K.) and Bonham's London auction of British glass (Dec. 2010).