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Offline Leni

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Pressed Glass Fish Footed Bowl
« on: July 19, 2007, 06:57:39 PM »
I recently bought this bowl.  It is uranium glass and the three feet are in the shape of 'dolphin-esque' fish, with fins which spread out and merge with the 'waves' which encircle the bowl.  The bowl itself is clear and the fish are frosted glass.
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/albums/userpics/10048/fish_bowl_top.jpg
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/albums/userpics/10048/fish_bowl.jpg
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/albums/userpics/10048/fish_bowl_detail.jpg
Does anyone recognise it and know who the maker might be?  Thank you.

Leni
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Re: Pressed Glass Fish Footed Bowl
« Reply #1 on: July 19, 2007, 07:10:26 PM »
Long time no read.  ;D You could send it to me for a closer look. It rings bells but I haven't a clue which ones


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Re: Pressed Glass Fish Footed Bowl
« Reply #2 on: July 19, 2007, 08:29:18 PM »
inwald or reich - Leni - you do not see me envy very often, but this time  :'( congratulations!  :-* I return to you very soon about the maker, but I'm convinced others will be quicker than I am  :clap:
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Re: Pressed Glass Fish Footed Bowl
« Reply #3 on: July 20, 2007, 06:22:09 PM »
What an absolute beauty, Leni.  I have never seen one like it before but it's superb - I wonder what other colours it was made in?

Good to see you back on the board too - you've been quiet for too long!  ;)


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Re: Pressed Glass Fish Footed Bowl
« Reply #4 on: July 20, 2007, 06:40:49 PM »
Seconded, stunning, the designer could do with being remembered too.
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Re: Pressed Glass Fish Footed Bowl
« Reply #5 on: July 20, 2007, 10:36:41 PM »
There's a pink version in http://www.siegmar-geiselberger.de/aktuelles/pdf/pk-2004-3w-heinemann-sg-schale-figuren.pdf
Describes it as dolphins and waves, but sadly says the maker is unknown.
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Re: Pressed Glass Fish Footed Bowl
« Reply #6 on: July 20, 2007, 11:26:03 PM »
Leni's pics certainly do a better job of showing off the design.
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Re: Pressed Glass Fish Footed Bowl
« Reply #7 on: July 20, 2007, 11:48:14 PM »
Very true.


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Re: Pressed Glass Fish Footed Bowl
« Reply #8 on: July 21, 2007, 06:34:47 AM »
Thank you all for your help and comments.

It's actually quite a difficult piece to photograph, because all the clear glass 'waves' reflect everything around it.  Nice effect, but makes it difficult to get a clear picture.

Thanks again.
Leni


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Re: Pressed Glass Fish Footed Bowl
« Reply #9 on: January 17, 2012, 09:13:16 PM »
Hi Guys
Has anyone found a maker for Leni's bowl , as I have a clear glass plate in the same design my second one I sold the first one a few years back

Tony H

 



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