Author Topic: Monart Bowl Question  (Read 833 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Mosquito

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 926
  • Gender: Male
    • 中国 (China)
    • Jobling Art Glass
Monart Bowl Question
« on: April 07, 2011, 11:28:39 PM »
I recently bought this lovely Monart bowl. I suspect it's a post-war piece as I can't find the colour combination in the pre-war colour code images shown on Frank's site, also the base has a very wide polished ring which I seem to recall has been discussed as being generally a sign of later production.

It measures approximately 8 inches (just over 20 cm) in diamter. It's a really beautiful item - the rim has a lot of aventurine while the centre is a pale sky blue.

Any further info as to approx date and colour code would be much appreciated.

Steven :)

Offline KevinH

  • Global Moderator
  • Members
  • *
  • Posts: 5342
    • England
Re: Monart Bowl Question
« Reply #1 on: April 08, 2011, 02:07:24 AM »
Probably "Silver Wedding Design". See bowl M0014 at:

Offline Gary

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 720
  • Gender: Male
Re: Monart Bowl Question
« Reply #2 on: April 08, 2011, 01:14:51 PM »
I would agree with Kevin on the colour scheme being named "Wedding Gift". This colour scheme was first used in Monart production in 1947. P Ysart did introduced some new colour schemes after 1947 but were never given a colour code number.

Offline chopin-liszt

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 9854
    • Scotland
Re: Monart Bowl Question
« Reply #3 on: April 08, 2011, 01:37:55 PM »
It's one even I am sure is the "royal wedding-y" one!

might be a good time to flog it right now! >:D
Cheers, Sue (M)

“Empirical evidence on expert opinion shows that it is extremely unreliable”
Ioannidis, (2005), Plos Medicine.



Link to Glass Encyclopedia
Link to Glass Museum
key words
to search