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Author Topic: Lumpy vase with stripes - ID = Caithness  (Read 435 times)

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Offline Trebor

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Lumpy vase with stripes - ID = Caithness
« on: February 22, 2011, 08:28:21 PM »
Hi to day i bought 8 new pieces some i think i know what they are but not all . So i will post the ones i don't know first if thats not being to  presumptuous. The biggest first, Height 235,mm Width 115,mm wight lb,5.5/kg,2.494.It is lumpy to the touch? and has strip's of blue and Burgundy The base is smooth . It is so tactile.Thank you
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Re: scandinavian or czech
« Reply #1 on: February 23, 2011, 07:46:39 AM »
Scottish, Caithness, likely 1970s. :sc:

The coloured stripes used in that fashion are a massive hint but this design is illustrated in 20th Century British Glass by Charles Hajdamach (p 359).

John

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Re: Lumpy vase with stripes - ID = Caithness
« Reply #2 on: February 26, 2011, 08:04:55 PM »
Thank you john .sorry i didnot reply sooner  thats most helpful.
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