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Offline keith

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Was hoping it was Chances but...
« on: February 18, 2011, 02:46:55 PM »
....not,a lot lighter and a little smaller,picked it up any way,presume the transfer was by the same people,Johnson Matthey ltd,suppose I was hoping it was an 'un-sprayed' tumbler, ::)


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Re: Was hoping it was Chances but...
« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2011, 08:21:30 PM »
If it has MADE IN ENGLAND on the base, then it could be Chance, otherwise I would say not. The lightness of the clear tumbler and the slightly lower height makes me think it is another brand, although Chance were known to ship the tumbler in clear, with or without transfers or decorations. I believe the transfers were open-stock, meaning anyone could purchase them and use them.

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Re: Was hoping it was Chances but...
« Reply #2 on: February 20, 2011, 01:28:24 AM »
Thanks David,nothing on the base,so never mind,it sits well with the Chance collection, cost very little just wish I had a bit more space for it all ;D


 

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