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Offline TxSilver

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Re: Oh no - 'antique Whitefriars' again
« Reply #10 on: October 08, 2010, 09:55:39 PM »
I was a little shy about using the word standard, since most of the pws I've had in this size class have been 3-3.25" (7.6-8.3 cm) in diameter. This one I just considered on the large end of the normal range. I personally reserve the use of the word "magnum" for Murano pws to ones bigger than 4" in width. I've never known what to call the 4" tall egg-shaped ones because they don't appear to be so big.
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Offline KevinH

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Re: Oh no - 'antique Whitefriars' again
« Reply #11 on: October 09, 2010, 01:31:46 AM »
Caithness had egg shaped ones at 100mm (4 inch) which they called ... "Egg".  ::)

They also had a faceted egg-ish shaped variety at 100mm called ... "Tall".
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