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Offline 2*pleese*u

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Murano Labels
« on: July 17, 2010, 10:31:45 PM »
I am new to this site and am trying to research a murano label I have on what I think is a murano glass item. It is quite irregular shaped. All the ink is gone on a silver foil it appears to have the outline of a house peaked roof on the left side of the sticker. what ink was there is blue. the item is a clear glass fish with a very simplistic streamlined look with a tail curled (no definition to the tail fin but just pointed) and it is sitting on a one curl wave crest which terminates at the very bottom of the base in a smooth triangular form. I will try to have pics of it tomorrow. I have used the web to try to find all and any Murano labels I could find. I think I have gone though all of them. any other ideas on more sources to look? Thanks! Michael


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Re: Murano Labels
« Reply #1 on: July 18, 2010, 12:26:59 AM »
Michael:

Welcome to the Board. The only label I can think of that's remotely similar is the Fratelli Toso import label for the US, where there are houses on the right. Here's a copy of a faded one. Any similarity?

David

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Re: Murano Labels
« Reply #2 on: July 18, 2010, 01:06:00 AM »
Hey, Thanks for your taking the time and effort! That Is not the one but I have since looked at the label and it may, believe it or not be a mexican made item! Just great! I will post a picture of the fish and label tomorrow evening ish! Thanks Michael.


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Re: Murano Labels
« Reply #3 on: July 21, 2010, 01:38:41 AM »
Have a mooch through our labels albums here for a match:
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/index.php?cat=6


 

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