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Author Topic: One more vase, Clear, Hooped,Scandinavian?  (Read 758 times)

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Offline Gill

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One more vase, Clear, Hooped,Scandinavian?
« on: September 09, 2007, 01:41:56 PM »
This is another vase that I've seen described as "Rare Holmegaard or Rihhimaki" Rare because it's clear I think. Once again, I don't think so but would welcome a view from the experts. Some wear to base. 30cms Tall, 18cms across rim and weighs 1600gms. Cheers again, Gill

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Offline Anne E.B.

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Re: One more vase, Clear, Hooped,Scandinavian?
« Reply #1 on: September 09, 2007, 04:06:37 PM »
Hi Gill.  I thought it was a Riihimaki "trumpet" vase at first, seen here, no.28 <link removed> however, the hoops on yours are lower down. I'm sure someone more knowledgeable will be along soon... ;)

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Re: One more vase, Clear, Hooped,Scandinavian?
« Reply #2 on: September 09, 2007, 04:28:20 PM »
Thankyou Anne. The link you give looks like a good site, unfortunately everytime I click on it at the momemnt it tries to install a programme that I don't want :cry: I will have a look later!


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Re: One more vase, Clear, Hooped,Scandinavian?
« Reply #3 on: September 09, 2007, 09:40:31 PM »
Hi, it's not a Riihimaki trumpet vase by Tamara Aladin - here's a ruby one I sold for comparative purposes - don't know who made yours though but I'm fairly certain it's not Riihimaki or Holmegaard.

http://www.pips-trip.co.uk/sold-items/sold-glass-1/showitem-RIIHI-TRUMPRED1.aspx


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Re: One more vase, Clear, Hooped,Scandinavian?
« Reply #4 on: September 10, 2007, 06:16:55 AM »
Looks like La Mediterranea to me - Spanish recycled glass in the best possible taste.


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Re: One more vase, Clear, Hooped,Scandinavian?
« Reply #5 on: September 10, 2007, 08:59:00 AM »
Thanks again Ivo, I'm sure that's the correct answer, you're usually right  :clap:


 

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