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Offline kimanded

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lovely heavy vase any id thanks
« on: January 06, 2010, 01:40:55 AM »
hi all back again!!!
this is a lovely heavy crystal vase with what i think is a fushia etched flower pattern.
its 8 inch high
4 inch in diameter,
and weights 1.184 kg
would be greatfull if someone could give me any id on this thanks kim :)


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Re: lovely heavy vase any id thanks
« Reply #1 on: January 06, 2010, 12:39:40 PM »
Hi Kim, it looks like Stuart Cascade but I'm not sure.... yours seem to have an extra bit to the pattern at the top which my Cascade pieces don't have:    http://yobunny.org.uk/gallery1/displayimage.php?pos=-153 - if it is Stuart then it could well be marked - search closely across the base for a tiny acid etch mark mark. The marks are often hard to see as they can overlap the cut pattern!


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Re: lovely heavy vase any id thanks
« Reply #2 on: January 06, 2010, 01:15:13 PM »
This is not Stuart.
It is a moulded glass with moulded star base. Stuart will not have star moulded base even if the fushia is engraved after moulded. The rim shown indicate that it is not a cut glass vase.
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Re: lovely heavy vase any id thanks
« Reply #3 on: January 06, 2010, 02:23:14 PM »
Agree with Ming,
Ive seen a few of these, it does appear the fuschia is etched into the moulded vase,
im not sure where theyre from, but recent production. Pretty though. Copying Stuart and similar.

Andy
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