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Offline jonchellycain

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Hi all
Today in an antiques centre i found this dish which was marked as "old Monart glass bowl".
I dont think it is Monart but does anybody know what it actually is?
Quite nicely made with a polished pontil on the base, i didnt measure it but it was around 30cms in diameter ish
many thanks
michelle
Sorry pictures are not great but taken on my phone

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looks attractive Michelle.    Do you remember if it was cased in clear?


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from memory i dont think it was cased although the foot was clear glass.
here's a couple more pics
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many thanks for your interest Paul
I think i may pop back tomorrow and get some more details
thanks
michelle


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Nice looking bowl...where's the antiques centre?  >:D
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Offline chopin-liszt

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Nazeing, I believe.

(as in actual Nazeing, not the stuff that looks like Nazeing but isn't... and that isn't Scottish either!)
Cheers, Sue (M)

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thanks sue, should have thought of that really, i have a little dish somewhere in the same colour
many thanks
michelle

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Re: Scottish or maybe WMF ?? - ID = Nazeing
« Reply #6 on: April 26, 2010, 05:14:56 PM »
The distinctive feature of Nazeing is the exact sort of bubble it has - with the cloudy bit of deeper coloured enamel around it.
....Although Grey-Stan can have similar bubbles, it usually has more colours - Nazeing does not tend to come in more than two colours, and Grey-Stan is normally of slightly superior quality - it's also harder to find.
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Re: Scottish or maybe WMF ?? - ID = Nazeing
« Reply #7 on: April 26, 2010, 07:07:25 PM »
thanks for the ID and extra info Sue your a star

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Re: Scottish or maybe WMF ?? - ID = Nazeing
« Reply #8 on: April 26, 2010, 09:33:10 PM »
Michelle — interesting, the enthusiasm for a Nazeing attribution.   First on my list of possibilities would be 1930s Royal Brierley (Stevens & Williams).   If you buy it, please would you bring it to the National on 9th May.   I would appreciate the opportunity to examine it.

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Re: Scottish or maybe WMF ?? - ID = Nazeing
« Reply #9 on: April 26, 2010, 09:54:04 PM »
Sorry Bernard i wont be buying this one, it was more from an interest point of view to be honest, i knew it wasnt Monart, but was interested in finding out what it actually was.
Unfortunitly wont be able to make it to the national this time around either as im setting up at a little fair in Cottenham cambridge on the 9th may also
I can get you a few more pictures if that would help
many thanks
michelle

 

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