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Offline tropdevin

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Royal Bethersden
« on: February 10, 2009, 10:20:23 PM »
I imagine that Royal Bethersden is just a marketing name for some other manufacturer. Any idea who really made this paperweight?

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Re: Royal Bethersden
« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2009, 08:33:48 PM »
Hi Alan

Other than establishing that Bethersden is in Kent I cant add much as
I can find no trace of a glassmaker in the Bethersden area.

I wonder if AA has any ideas on that front. Seems strange to use an
actual place name unless there was some definite connection with it.

The picture is poor but I suspect given the size of the run (1000) that
the logo is printed onto a ceramic plaque then encased like Mosser
weights and some Murano.

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Re: Royal Bethersden
« Reply #2 on: February 12, 2009, 12:35:03 AM »
Ask the Police Federation, perhaps?

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