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Offline rbm6167

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Help with ID of Vase - ID = Whitefriars soda vase 9595
« on: July 05, 2010, 12:26:34 PM »
I bought this at a Car Boot Sale recently thinking it was Scandinavian, possibly Riihimaki, but now that I've got it home I do not think it is that. It has a quality feel to it but having seen pictures of Riihimaki range in an earlier post I am now stumped. Can anyone help, please. The vase is a smokey blue-green and stands 7.25 inches high.
Many thanks
John


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Re: Help with ID of Vase which I thought Scandinavian
« Reply #1 on: July 05, 2010, 01:30:15 PM »
I can think of several factories who made similar items - including Iittala (Kaj Frank) - and the colour is right. So keep your fingers crossed. If not confirmed, then think Germany.
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Re: Help with ID of Vase which I thought Scandinavian
« Reply #2 on: July 05, 2010, 05:02:16 PM »
Looks like a Whitefriars Soda vase to me, cat. no. 9595 to be precise. Have a look at the catalogues on the whitefriars.com site. Colour is possibly 'Shadow Green'.


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Re: Help with ID of Vase which I thought Scandinavian
« Reply #3 on: July 05, 2010, 05:05:49 PM »
Just found it on the .org site here: http://www.whitefriarsorg.org/a2-information/a2a-soda/profile_page_9595.htm Dimensions match so it looks like it's a good one :)


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Re: Help with ID of Vase which I thought Scandinavian
« Reply #4 on: July 05, 2010, 05:33:39 PM »
Thanks Steven
You just beat me to it by seconds. I too found the catalogue at whitefriars.org. Definitely identical in shape and dimensions. Colour would be Shadow Green I presume. It's a beauty. Many thanks.
John


 

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