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Offline catshome

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Help needed to identify etched vase with Orrefors feel
« on: August 20, 2008, 12:16:43 PM »
Hi,

Would be grateful for any suggestions to identify this 10" vase.  Etched with a girl (with a curl) and a bird.  Has an Orrefors feel to it, but no marks on the flat bottom.

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http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-10464

Detail
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-10463

Thank you
Cat


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Re: Help needed to identify etched vase with Orrefors feel
« Reply #1 on: August 21, 2008, 06:13:57 AM »
Certainly looks like Orrefors. I seem to remember a thread some time ago about a vase with a bird on it that was held to be Orrefors despite the absence of a signature on the bottom. The point being that Orrefors can occasionally be unsigned. However, I don't think it would greatly change the intrinsic or extrinsic value of the vase if it turned out to be by Kosta, for example. 


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Re: Help needed to identify etched vase with Orrefors feel
« Reply #2 on: August 22, 2008, 12:21:19 PM »
I saw a piece recently with a very similar style of motif, signed by Bengt Edenfalk for Skruf. Could be an avenue to explore.


 

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