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Offline Anne E.B.

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Lamp base - ID = STRATHEARN
« on: June 25, 2009, 11:34:14 AM »
This lamp base was sold to me as being "Murano" but I have doubts.  My OH says 'Chinese', and I'm beginning to wonder ::).  What does anyone think please?  It has a smattering of gold foil.  It doesn't appear to be newish as there is wear on the base, and I was informed that the wiring had been recently renewed.  Can't help thinking TKMax...
Your thoughts would be much appreciated.
Anne E.B


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Re: Lamp base - Murano or other?
« Reply #1 on: June 28, 2009, 07:15:15 PM »
Anne's lamp has been ID'd elsewhere by a collector as Strathearn  8)


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Re: Lamp base - Murano or STRATHEARN ?
« Reply #2 on: June 28, 2009, 11:42:14 PM »
Not very Strathearn to me but they did do some out of character pieces... so not impossible, just unlikely.
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Re: Lamp base - Murano or STRATHEARN ?
« Reply #3 on: June 29, 2009, 06:38:20 AM »
Messrs Marshall and Hebden believe it is  8)


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Re: Lamp base - Murano or STRATHEARN ?
« Reply #4 on: June 29, 2009, 03:51:20 PM »
There you go  :hiclp:

They will be right... now I need photos for Scotland's Glass of course. No rush as I am dashing around with my begging bowl so I can get the site upgraded.
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