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Offline Felicity

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Help identifying my cool glass chef - ID = Orrefors
« on: July 20, 2010, 05:59:47 PM »
Hi there, I wondered if anyone could help in identifying my glass chef. It's heavy, clear glass. I think it's molded and it has an etched mark - of - on the base. Thanks to anyone who can throw some light on it.  


Offline chopin-liszt

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Re: Help identifying my cool glass chef
« Reply #1 on: July 20, 2010, 06:05:40 PM »
Hi and welcome to the gmb!


Perhaps Orrefors? I imagine somebody who knows far more than I do will come along and be able to help more than I can.
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Re: Help identifying my cool glass chef
« Reply #2 on: July 20, 2010, 06:07:57 PM »
Orrefors, definetly. Part of a range called "SkrÄyrken" ("Guilds", roughly). There are also blacksmiths, glass workers, etc.

Best Regards
Emil


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Re: Help identifying my cool glass chef
« Reply #3 on: July 20, 2010, 06:42:49 PM »
Thankyou both for your quick responses. What a surprise. I bought it for its fun value more than anything but I shall enjoy learning a bit more about it now, who knows, it may be the start of another little collection. :-) Thanks again.


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Re: Help identifying my cool glass chef
« Reply #4 on: July 20, 2010, 08:36:14 PM »
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Re: Help identifying my cool glass chef
« Reply #5 on: July 20, 2010, 11:30:37 PM »
Thankyou both for your quick responses. What a surprise. I bought it for its fun value more than anything but I shall enjoy learning a bit more about it now, who knows, it may be the start of another little collection. :-) Thanks again.
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