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Offline Pinkspoons

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Pukeberg 'Bark' Vase...
« on: July 17, 2007, 02:46:44 PM »
Any clues as to the designer/period? The only name that springs to mind with Pukeberg is Uno Westerberg - but then it's not really my field.

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Also thought it might be a useful post because of all the unattributed bark-ish vases pottering about - may help put a factory name to a few vases out there.


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Re: Pukeberg 'Bark' Vase...
« Reply #1 on: July 18, 2007, 10:47:31 AM »
Surfacing briefly to put Nic out of his misery!

(http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/albums/userpics/10058/thumb_pukeburg-amber_vase.jpg)

http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-7935
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-7934

This shows a partial label that probably dates before 1963. The reason for this is because I posted a promotional photo of Pukeberg here:

http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-5057

As my vase features an earlier label (one assumes), is it reasonable that these bark vases are much earlier than the period when Uno Westerberg designed for Pukeberg?
David
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