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Offline Baked_Beans

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Sommerso bird , not sure of maker or date. Thanks !
« on: February 10, 2011, 06:51:34 PM »
Could it be possible to ID the maker and date, please, on this sommerso bird ? It stands 27cm tall and has a polished pontil to base , quite thin ! Thanks very much , Mike.
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Re: Sommerso bird , not sure of maker or date. Thanks !
« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2011, 03:00:47 AM »
The colours, the base, and the style all seem newish to me, the last ten or fifteen years. I haven't a clue about a maker.

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Re: Sommerso bird , not sure of maker or date. Thanks !
« Reply #2 on: February 11, 2011, 08:19:14 AM »
????

Could it possibly be ???? FM Konstglas/Ronneby/Marcolin  :huh: :huh: http://www.glassmessages.com/index.php/topic,18410.0.html  as the head kinda reminds me of this one I have...but that is a ?? on yours

The colours, the base, and the style all seem newish to me, the last ten or fifteen years. I haven't a clue about a maker.

....but then I think I have seen something like that as a Newer Murano like David said.  I think my brain is over-loaded right now  :ho:
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Re: Sommerso bird , not sure of maker or date. Thanks !
« Reply #3 on: February 11, 2011, 08:23:30 PM »
Thanks SO much David & Rose,

I think the bird might well be FM !...very similar indeed to Ingela's bird. The conical base is almost identical . The person who sold it to me seemed to think it dated from the 1970's . There is some wear to the base which would suggest some sort of age.

The green colour goes very clear and faint under artificial lighting if this might be a clue.  I think I might have posted this in the wrong section !!  :fwr:

Mike


 

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