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Offline thomas

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Asti Venini Murano glass
« on: November 12, 2011, 11:37:12 PM »
I was searching websites for glass and found this vase:  http://www.antiquehelper.com/auctionimages/48196t.jpg
I was surprised to see it because I once bought a vase just like it.  It was in the attic so I got it out and mine is signed also.  My vase is only 4-3/4" tall - theirs is 9-1/2" tall.  This is not the kind of glass I generally collect but I remember buying it because I liked the design.  I will not send it back to the attic.  I was astonished at the estimate the auction house put on their vase.  Does this glass really have that much value?  I noticed their vase did not sell.  Can anyone date this glassware by decade?  Is this 50's glass or 60's glass?  Or does it date to the 70's.  I bought mine in the early 80's.  The signature looks white because I dusted it with flour.


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Re: Asti Venini Murano glass
« Reply #1 on: November 12, 2011, 11:42:09 PM »
Try this address instead of the one in the original posting.  This other address only shows the vase instead of the whole auction listing.
http://www.antiquehelper.com/item/326359


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Re: Asti Venini Murano glass
« Reply #2 on: November 14, 2011, 10:40:37 AM »
Try this address instead of the one in the original posting.  This other address only shows the vase instead of the whole auction listing.
http://www.antiquehelper.com/item/326359

Looks the same to me   ;)       (but just warning you I DO wear glasses  8) LOL )

I think it is a match, but maybe one of the Murano people that know Much more that me, as I have never held such a piece.  I am only going by the images.   

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