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Offline tropdevin

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Covering all the bases
« on: March 25, 2011, 07:30:53 AM »
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The seller of this closepack paperweight has certainly tried to cover the main antique French makers in his description.  But is it not mid 20th C Murano?

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Offline Roger H

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Re: Covering all the bases
« Reply #1 on: March 25, 2011, 03:13:46 PM »
  Mid twentieth century Murano seems good to me. The white petaled,yellow middle flowers I have seen before in two of my previous weights and I have classed them as Murano especially with the cogy canes all around although this weight is above the normal with the faceting. Regards Roger H.


 



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