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Offline hanne

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Help really appreciated with these Lasi vases
« on: January 29, 2011, 09:23:24 PM »
Hi there

I need to sell these Lasi vases but I really want to find out who the designer was and anything else (maybe value) you might know about them.
Thanks

Hanne


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Re: Help really appreciated with these Lasi vases
« Reply #1 on: January 29, 2011, 09:36:58 PM »
Welcome to the board Hanne.

Value is tricky - depends on many factors, searching completed listings on ebay gives a rough guide. This is the vase on the right of your photo: http://www.designlasi.com/en/content/pompadour-1945-still-nanny-en
I have never seen the vase on the left before so I guess they are not found that often.

John


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Re: Help really appreciated with these Lasi vases
« Reply #2 on: January 29, 2011, 10:07:49 PM »
John, Thank you very much for the info about the little Lasi. I did find one just like it on Ebay. Thanks. I really appreciate it. :o)

Now I am very interested in the other Lasi. It is 10 1/2 inches or 26 1/2 cm. I spent all day on the internet trying to find one like it but I havent found anything, so if anyone knows anything about it I would really appreciate the help.
Thanks :o)

Hanne


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Re: Help really appreciated with these Lasi vases
« Reply #3 on: January 29, 2011, 10:47:28 PM »
Lasi may be elusive but she always comes home...

The word LASI, like the Chzech word SKLO, means glass.

the label you're looking at is Riihimäen Lasi - glass from Riihimäki. (be patient with te Fininsh, please)

so properly speaking, this is Riihimäki glass. Not just glass.

I admit, it is not obvious.

Nice vases, though!
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Re: Help really appreciated with these Lasi vases
« Reply #4 on: January 30, 2011, 06:37:12 AM »
In deed, Ivo, thanks.
Hanne,  a hint to help your googling...  Try the search words "Pagoda, Nanny Still"  ;)

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Re: Help really appreciated with these Lasi vases
« Reply #5 on: January 30, 2011, 07:04:55 PM »
link here: http://www.designlasi.com/en/content/pagoda-candlestick

I have it in green in the 28cm version :)

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THANK YOU ;o)
« Reply #6 on: January 30, 2011, 09:13:36 PM »
Wow...you guys are amazing. Thanks for all your help. Thanks John for your help with the tall vase/candlestick. So it is a candlestick. I thought it was a vase.

Thanks

Hanne

Offline robert1960

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Re: Help really appreciated with these Lasi vases
« Reply #7 on: January 30, 2011, 09:17:12 PM »
Quite a few Riihimaen pieces are dual candleholder/ vases.
As are Dartington!

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Re: Help really appreciated with these Lasi vases
« Reply #8 on: January 31, 2011, 05:23:49 AM »
Sorry Robert1960...I called you John.. Thank you very much for your help.

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Re: Help really appreciated with these Lasi vases
« Reply #9 on: January 31, 2011, 10:31:29 PM »
You're very welcome, I'll do a  picture of my green one tomorrow! :)

 

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