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Offline pamela

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S V mark - who can identify
« on: October 09, 2005, 07:23:31 PM »
Hi to all!
Readers of SG Pressglas-Korrespondenz and many many more know that we all are looking for someone to reveal this mark! Thank you for your comment!

S V
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« Reply #1 on: October 09, 2005, 07:48:18 PM »
Pamela

I know absolutely zero about pressed glass, but Ivo's book has an Sv Sidonie: pressed glass in Slovakia.  I suppose the Sv is a shortening of a name, and probably not what you're looking for - ah well...I tried to help!   :D

Hope I don't look too silly for suggesting this.   :oops:  :oops:
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« Reply #2 on: October 09, 2005, 07:57:12 PM »
Among milk glass collectors, the mark "SV" is presumed to be a mark of Vallerysthal and possibly stand for Societe Vallerysthal.  However, I have never seen any definitive proof.


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« Reply #3 on: October 09, 2005, 09:25:44 PM »
the SV that everybody is looking for is 99% certain French - and it is unlikely to be Valérysthal who used either Valérysthal in full, or PV for Portieux-Valérysthal. The mystery remains.
The Sv. in the Slovakian factory name is the Slavonic abbreviation for Sveti - Saint, so that does not bring us any closer. Thanks Max for looking it up.
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« Reply #4 on: October 12, 2005, 04:56:12 AM »
This does not identify the S V marking, but just adds to the list of glass out there with the marking shown on it.  This ice bucket is made from uranium/vaseline glass and the inset photo shows the SV mark on the inside bottom.  It is 5" in diameter and 4 3/4" tall. The mold work shows tremendous detail on it!

http://www.vaselineglass.org/svbucket.jpg

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