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Offline Patricia H

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I am bidding on this, would love an opinion...
« on: June 28, 2007, 08:12:25 PM »
Hello everyone,
When I was browsing paperweights on ebay, I saw this and something clicked...it was like something I've seen before.  Someone tried to buy it now but was turned down.

 290132122993

If you get a chance...could you look at this and see if it looks like any maker you know?   I am bidding, but it still has some time to go, and something tells me it will go high.

Thanks and stay cool!
Pat in VA

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Offline cfosterk

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Re: I am bidding on this, would love an opinion...
« Reply #1 on: June 28, 2007, 08:34:48 PM »
Pretty clichy paperweight!!

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Re: I am bidding on this, would love an opinion...
« Reply #2 on: June 28, 2007, 08:36:24 PM »
hi pat, this is a very nice weight, i believe it is st.Mande C1850. be prepared to pay much more than current bid of $28. does anyone agree with me?

here is a direct link.

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=290132122993


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Offline karelm

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Re: I am bidding on this, would love an opinion...
« Reply #3 on: June 28, 2007, 08:44:01 PM »
Yip looks french, a couple more photo's would confirm and the price would go,go,go :o 8)
Glassnut, better if we use the ebay links at the top of the screen, it helps the board.
Karel
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Re: I am bidding on this, would love an opinion...
« Reply #4 on: June 28, 2007, 08:55:01 PM »
hi karel, where is the link at the top of the screen? or do i need to find my glasses ;D

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Re: I am bidding on this, would love an opinion...
« Reply #5 on: June 28, 2007, 09:17:36 PM »
I agree with French, the red & white murrhines (9 parts with centre) match Clichy canes from the Jargstorf book.

As to the search boxes on top - I use Norton 360 (antivirus etc) and can't see any boxes either
and links to ebay and amazon don't work.
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Re: I am bidding on this, would love an opinion...
« Reply #6 on: June 28, 2007, 09:24:18 PM »
The screens at the top are not a biggy, I was just mentioning them.
FLTR you should see an ebay.com, ebay.co.uk, then the Glass Encyclopedia and Glass Musuem and then amazon.com search thingymebobs.  Every time you enter a search in there the board gets 0.00000001%  ;D of a penny but still it helps the board.
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Offline Patricia H

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Re: I am bidding on this, would love an opinion...
« Reply #7 on: June 28, 2007, 09:57:42 PM »
Thanks everyone,
I was thinking that but am not experienced enough to know.  The person didn't even show a picture on the main search page.  I've been outbid already...we'll see how it goes.  Thank you.....feel free to bid on it too if you want...I doubt I would get it anyway~
: )Pat

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Re: I am bidding on this, would love an opinion...
« Reply #8 on: June 29, 2007, 08:09:15 PM »
hi pat, this is a very nice weight, i believe it is st.Mande C1850. be prepared to pay much more than current bid of $28. does anyone agree with me?

CLICHY, hmmm, i will go and stand in the corner for the remainder of the auction!

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Offline Patricia H

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Re: I am bidding on this, would love an opinion...
« Reply #9 on: June 29, 2007, 08:15:54 PM »
Please do...I can't go that high, and would like to see one of you get it!
: )Pat

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