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Offline David555

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Martelé pattern but which factory?
« on: September 05, 2005, 11:58:39 PM »
These two vases are Bohemian with highly iridized Martelé surface pattern – I know the bowl is called ‘Nautilus’ style – at first I thought both bits were Kralik, but I have seen Loetz on some sites very similar (forget ‘Great Glass’) – to confuse matters more I have been told that was also done by Rindskopf and Pallme-Koenig – so what are these?

They are same factory, you can tell that from the green rim through to the base mark

http://tinypic.com/dep3ra.jpg Vase
http://tinypic.com/dep3xt.jpg Nautilus Bowl

Also here is a more difficult one, is contemporary with the two above, I have seen similar designs in Loetz and have a feel it is Bohemian but again what factory – green with concave pontil and lovely hand crafted swirls – to touch it and feel how fine and delicate it is

http://tinypic.com/dep47b.jpg

Need some old fashioned help here

BTW how is Kralik selling on eBay these days – I had these two items in Q on a month ago and they failed to sell at £40 and £50 which seems weird, maybe it was the wrong attribution?
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Martelé pattern but which factory?
« Reply #1 on: September 06, 2005, 09:38:50 AM »
Did you look on www.justglass.com ?  One of the co-owners, Reyne, is a specialist in this type of glass.

Here is a link to that category -

http://www.justglassmall.com/directory/Art_Glass:Bohemian.html


You might also want to browse this site -

http://members.aol.com/dlfd911/myhomepage/collection.html

It is mainly Loetz but I believe he has other pieces also.  The owner of the site, David was very helpful to me with a Loetz vase that I have.


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« Reply #2 on: September 06, 2005, 10:48:22 AM »
better check Eddie Scheepers'site for loetzers:
http://loetz.com/

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Offline David555

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Martelé pattern but which factory?
« Reply #3 on: September 06, 2005, 12:31:58 PM »
It was the Eddie Scheeper site and the aol one that threw me into doubt that these were Kralik - I have contacted them - will post when get response

Thanks


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