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Offline Gilead

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Re: Caithness Vase Signed (CB)
« Reply #10 on: April 21, 2008, 04:00:10 PM »
Cheers Andy
                  Looks like the engraving could have been done by Christine Beaton, as that is the only name i can find which would fit the intials CB and it may have been done by copperwheel.
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Re: Caithness Vase Signed (CB)
« Reply #11 on: May 04, 2008, 10:33:18 AM »
I can confirm that Christine Beaton was a copperwheel engraver, just added her first weight design:
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Re: Caithness Vase Signed (CB)
« Reply #12 on: May 05, 2008, 02:05:39 AM »
Hi Frank
            Cheers can i ask if you know from when she worked there, or doe's she still work there also do you have any idea when the vase could have been made or engraved, many thanks.
                                                            Steve.



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Re: Caithness Vase Signed (CB)
« Reply #13 on: May 05, 2008, 08:29:36 AM »
Not yet, those two were 1976 so by then she had finished training but was probably engraving glass. If Helen (first engraved weight 1978) looks in we might get more data, else we have to wait until more glassware catalogues are available.
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