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Offline kane_u_pain

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« Reply #10 on: July 30, 2010, 01:05:31 AM »
The label on that piece is a Fratelli Toso label. I still lean towards Barbini for your bowl in my opinion antique...


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« Reply #11 on: October 24, 2010, 03:54:22 AM »
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 :hi: Was just taking some other pics of things, so I thought I would add here to see if it helps at all.  Again, this is a Super Sized Bowl.  I put my hand under it and took a pic with a Flash so you could see my hand, compared to the size of the bowl.  It is quite the size.  I could hardly hold it while trying to take the pic (and steady my hand...lol).  I also took a pic of the polished pontil on the bottom with a ruler to show how wide that is......the polished pontil is about 4.5 inches across itself.  It must have taken a couple people to work on this item when it was made, as I find very heavy...

If I hold it upside down in my hand.....it reaches all the way to the (bend area) at my elbow, see the last pic.

Any new leads, or ideas.....Thanks  :kissy:
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« Reply #12 on: November 16, 2010, 06:07:07 AM »
I still lean towards Barbini for your bowl in my opinion antique...

??? Found this Barbini one that is 11 inches wide, similar shape  HERE

?? Just digging around...??
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« Reply #13 on: November 17, 2010, 08:00:49 AM »
 >:D Rose- ya need a BIGGER cabinet!!! or even a lovely LARGE coffee table. Great bowl BTW- love it, don't hide it.
 regards Carol
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« Reply #14 on: November 19, 2010, 03:37:55 AM »
>:D Rose- ya need a BIGGER cabinet!!! or even a lovely LARGE coffee table. Great bowl BTW- love it, don't hide it.
 regards Carol

Thanks carolglass.  Will have to talk to  :st:  (me...lol) and have him (I mean her - me) start saving for one of these: 
http://208.187.160.89/amzn/3390.jpg

yes need bigger cabinets here.  Thanks. 

It is a monster..
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