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Offline calves

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Unsigned Iridescent Paperweight-A Lundberg?
« on: March 02, 2009, 06:46:39 PM »
Hi all,
 I look to the experts for help on this stunning unsigned paperweight. Could a Lundberg go unsigned?  3.5 inches tall.
(http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v219/calves949/IMG_0003-67.jpg)
(http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v219/calves949/IMG_0008-44.jpg)


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Re: Unsigned Iridescent Paperweight-A Lundberg?
« Reply #1 on: March 02, 2009, 07:12:57 PM »
Meant to post this on the paperweight forum, and now I am not sure what to do about it.


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Re: Unsigned Iridescent Paperweight-A Lundberg?
« Reply #2 on: March 02, 2009, 09:16:13 PM »
I have never had (or seen ) an unsigned Lundberg...
and yes--style is similar..but so many artists did this kind of work...
(also...base does not look like a Lundberg)


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Re: Unsigned Iridescent Paperweight-A Lundberg?
« Reply #3 on: March 02, 2009, 10:30:04 PM »
I've got an idea this might be an early Bruce Sillars of Orient & Flume. I have a similar in design. The picture makes it look as though the weight stands off center or is it just the photo. If so it could be a second thats managed to get out.
Mike www.abfabglass.co.uk


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Re: Unsigned Iridescent Paperweight-A Lundberg?
« Reply #4 on: March 02, 2009, 10:31:18 PM »
Calves:  This topic is now in the Paperweights Forum.   :)
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Re: Unsigned Iridescent Paperweight-A Lundberg?
« Reply #5 on: March 03, 2009, 02:30:57 AM »
Orient and Flume was what first came to my mind as well. The size and color are like OF. I have an OF egg in that shade of blue.
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Re: Unsigned Iridescent Paperweight-A Lundberg?
« Reply #6 on: March 03, 2009, 08:40:56 AM »
I would not have noticed-but it is off center ever so slightly.
So....could be an unsigned second from OF
Thank you all for the great info-I will keep looking.
Max-Thank you for your help getting this where it should have been.
CLaudia


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Re: Unsigned Iridescent Paperweight-A Lundberg?
« Reply #7 on: March 03, 2009, 10:26:26 AM »
Here is a picture of my Bruce Sillars PW. He makes fantastic PW's
Mike www.abfabglass.co.uk


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Re: Unsigned Iridescent Paperweight-A Lundberg?
« Reply #8 on: March 03, 2009, 05:05:17 PM »
Mike
Stunning....thank you for sharing.  Yes, very similar.
Claudia


 

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