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Offline Pinkspoons

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Centrifuge-cast / slumped candlesticks
« on: April 26, 2010, 11:59:41 AM »
I know I've seen these somewhere before, but I can't for the life of me recall where.

The basic shape is centrifuge-cast, and then randomly slumped (I've a pair, and they both 'droop' differently). The glass is too yellowy, I think, for the most likely contenders: Pukeberg and Muurla.

Any ideas gratefully received.

Offline Bill G

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Re: Centrifuge-cast / slumped candlesticks
« Reply #1 on: April 26, 2010, 03:05:03 PM »
As an aside:

The centrifuge technique was invented by Sven Palmqvist of Orrefors after a visit to Ravena in Italy.

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