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« Reply #10 on: January 24, 2006, 02:52:43 PM »


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« Reply #11 on: January 24, 2006, 10:02:12 PM »
Hi,  
Found this photo of a vase by Guldkrokens Glashytta with a very similar signature.  No designer name identified though.  However, I think the last 3 letters are Hjo and not H90 as suggested in the text.

http://www.glaskilian.de/nach1950/4890.html

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« Reply #12 on: January 24, 2006, 10:24:30 PM »
I thought that as well, TMaritta.  Perhaps Ivo will be able to add more when he returns? (They are not mentioned in Ivo's book.) Or perhaps Bill Geary may know of them also?


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« Reply #13 on: January 25, 2006, 03:35:35 PM »
many thanks to all esp tmaritta, very close to one I have, phew, now that's a load of my mind :lol:


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« Reply #14 on: January 27, 2006, 02:53:41 PM »
Gyldkrokens are not mentioned in any book - I only found out about them through Antikprat after finding a similar mottled piece with an incomplete label. They only produced glass 1972-1982 - so short lived.
The pottery works who specialises in piggy banks is much better known, and there currently seems to be a retail outlet which does piggy banks and glass - but produced elsewhere.
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« Reply #15 on: January 27, 2006, 02:55:25 PM »
could it be I have a rare piece then  :lol:  :lol:  :lol:

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« Reply #16 on: January 27, 2006, 05:38:26 PM »
Hi IVO, pleased to see you back to the forum!  8)
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« Reply #17 on: January 27, 2006, 06:37:46 PM »
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Hi IVO, pleased to see you back to the forum!  8)


Thank you - a warm welcome just what I needed.  :D  :D

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 :?  :?  :? rare perhaps, but if you're looking for monetary gain, stick to the collectible and shun the unknown...
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« Reply #18 on: January 27, 2006, 06:58:06 PM »
so many questions - I go to the Café, Ivo
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