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Offline Ivo

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Fie fi foam vase
« on: June 03, 2009, 10:51:14 AM »
Here is a 6" sommerso vase with a blue inner, a bubbly outer and a clear casing. The rim is cut and polished, so there is no pontil mark. The shape reminds me of Caithness - but I cannot remember ever having seen this use of foam.  Found in Edinburgh - so Scottishness is likely...
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Re: Fie fi foam vase
« Reply #1 on: June 03, 2009, 09:49:27 PM »
Many strange things were done as trials but never made it to production. There were a lot of creative people working there over a long(ish) history.
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