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Author Topic: Tall green vase with "lozenge" type additions  (Read 928 times)

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Offline heartofsklo

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Tall green vase with "lozenge" type additions
« on: December 03, 2012, 05:17:44 PM »
The vase measures 22.5 cm tall, 10cm wide and pretty heavy. The base is totally flat.

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Re: Tall green vase with "lozenge" type additions
« Reply #1 on: December 03, 2012, 05:22:32 PM »
It may be a Prachen vase by Josef Hospodka I think iirc.
Difficult to tell from the photos though because the colours don't show well.
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Re: Tall green vase with "lozenge" type additions
« Reply #2 on: December 03, 2012, 05:33:12 PM »
These things are called prunts. And even if it is heavy and well made I'm not convinced of Prachen - it could be anything really.

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Re: Tall green vase with "lozenge" type additions
« Reply #3 on: December 03, 2012, 05:49:05 PM »
http://www.millersantiquesguide.com/items/101989/1970s-czechoslovakian-prachen/
It has similarities with this one ?
But others I've seen do not have the same prunts.
It doesn't feature in HI Sklo Lo Sklo unless I've missed it.
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Re: Tall green vase with "lozenge" type additions
« Reply #4 on: December 03, 2012, 06:09:47 PM »
Hospodka and Prachen is correct, a bit convoluted but that was my conclusion too: http://www.glassmessages.com/index.php/topic,28051.0.html

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Re: Tall green vase with "lozenge" type additions
« Reply #5 on: December 03, 2012, 07:32:17 PM »
Good to know, thank yous.

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Re: Tall green vase with "lozenge" type additions
« Reply #6 on: December 03, 2012, 08:30:58 PM »
So, it is an all green Prachen then by Hospodka.

Thanks as always.

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