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Author Topic: Naughty dog friggers  (Read 833 times)

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Offline cluttersnipe

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Naughty dog friggers
« on: November 10, 2005, 12:11:52 PM »
Does anyone have any clue who might have made these, especially the naughty dogs? Can anyone identify the species of the carnivore - I think it's supposed to be a lion, but someone mucked up one of the teeth.

Thanks for your help.

Dreadful dogs dripping, dazing deer.
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-1879
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-1880

carnivore closeup -
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-1881

bluebird banged up
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-1882
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-1883

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« Reply #1 on: November 10, 2005, 12:20:34 PM »
Two dogs could be Pirelli, do the eyes have irises and pupils?
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« Reply #2 on: November 10, 2005, 12:30:09 PM »
Hang on - irises and pupils? No, they have black pupils on the whites but no irises as such.
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« Reply #3 on: November 10, 2005, 12:39:30 PM »
Less likely to be Pirelli in that case.

As to the carnivore, possibly a rabid hound foaming at the mouth.

Without finding a matching labelled/marked/catalogued example identification of lampwork is impossible as so many people have done it.
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« Reply #4 on: November 10, 2005, 01:10:00 PM »
The "dogs and lamp-post" is a variant on a Czechoslovakian standard, from the 1920's, a politically-motivated humorous comment on the then 1st president T.G. Masaryk, and usually showing a dachshund (Masaryk had at least one).
None of the others shown appear in Brychta and Volf, "Zive Sklo", but you might try "Skleneny Figurky" by Milan Hlaves. Sadly the book is unavailable in English.
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« Reply #5 on: November 11, 2005, 12:20:18 AM »
The carnivore figurine might be meant to be a saber tooth tiger.

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