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Offline chuggy

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Re: Dino Martens signature
« Reply #10 on: March 11, 2007, 08:22:15 PM »
I've collected Martens for many years and this is about as fake as they come. I've only ever seen one signed piece and that was a one off exhibited in Venice in the 1950's. I'm afraid I must agree with the far east as the origin of this vase with signature added elsewhere.
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Re: Dino Martens signature
« Reply #11 on: March 11, 2007, 08:33:53 PM »
I hope you didn't pay much for it.
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Re: Dino Martens signature
« Reply #12 on: May 20, 2007, 05:54:24 PM »
I do agree that this is neither Corrado "Dino" Martens, nor Aureliano Toso. The vase could even be a little older and of different origin than the far east and some "clever" person tried to engrave Dino Martens on it to increase it's value.

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