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Author Topic: Can anyone help identify this jar? RD 564434 = W A Bailey  (Read 504 times)

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Can anyone help identify this jar? RD 564434 = W A Bailey
« on: March 13, 2006, 09:39:14 PM »
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This one looks like its some sort of jam jar? Has RECD No 564434 on the neck. On the bottom it has a swirly S and something in the middle but I cant make it out.

REGD No 564434 is for W A Bailey (same source as before - the Blue Book), registered 10 June 1910.

Ivo's little book (Miller's glass fact file a-z, by Ivo Haanstra) gives W A Bailey & Co as a glass maker located in London, active c.1908, trade names include Rockware Glass. (Ivo's book is recommended to you as an extremely useful source of info on glass makers and making - it's not at all expensive and may be found on sale at and

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Re: Can anyone help identify this jar? :-)
« Reply #1 on: March 15, 2006, 06:50:52 PM »
Thank you Anne  :)

Thats great, Ive got something to search one now. I will definitely have a look on Amazon for the book, I think I need it  :) .

Thanks for the help, Sarah

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