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Offline Jayne

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Can anyone help ID this fabulous tray I picked up recently please?

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Re: Superb Heavy Large Clear Glass Tray
« Reply #1 on: June 09, 2011, 09:01:12 AM »
Size? What's the base rim like?

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Re: Superb Heavy Large Clear Glass Tray
« Reply #2 on: June 09, 2011, 10:27:05 AM »
It measures approx 13.5 inches (34 cm) x 9.75 inches (25cm) across x 16.5 inches (42cm) diagonally x 1 inch (2.5cm) deep. The base rim (the part it rests on?) is smooth and flat and measures 3mm. It weighs in at exactly 2 Kilos.

Here is a pic of it next to a Bagley Duchess Tray.

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Re: Superb Heavy Large Clear Glass Tray
« Reply #3 on: June 09, 2011, 10:29:02 AM »
Smooth and flat as in ground smooth and flat, or straight out of a mould?

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Re: Superb Heavy Large Clear Glass Tray
« Reply #4 on: June 09, 2011, 10:36:59 AM »
Gosh I don't know the difference, I'm trying to find your old thread where I've seen you explain it before.

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Re: Superb Heavy Large Clear Glass Tray
« Reply #5 on: June 09, 2011, 11:18:34 AM »
If it's straight out of a mould it will have slightly rounded corners and the same shine as the rest. If it's ground it will have square corners and may have a different level of shinyness. It can help with dating, that's all.

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Re: Superb Heavy Large Clear Glass Tray
« Reply #6 on: June 09, 2011, 01:49:03 PM »
Rosice pattern 1877 (found in the Moravske Kyjov catalogue pre-1958 on Marcus SU CD):
http://www.glasstrinketsets.com/cms15/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=220&Itemid=180

Gorgeous example!!!   :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

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Re: Superb Heavy Large Clear Glass Tray - ID = Rosice pattern #1877
« Reply #7 on: June 09, 2011, 03:30:55 PM »
I'd just come back to say I still can't decide on ground base or not, and will try and take some close ups of the base rim, but WOW thank-you Anne, I had a feeling it was Czech.  :hiclp:  Thanks also Christine for all your help. :sun: 

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Re: Superb Heavy Large Clear Glass Tray - ID = Rosice pattern #1877
« Reply #8 on: June 10, 2011, 12:56:58 AM »
I forgot to say Anne please use the pics on your Trinket Website if you wish.  :)

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Rosice 1881 candlesticks from 1877-1997 set
« Reply #9 on: August 28, 2012, 07:10:23 PM »
A pair of Rosice 1881 clear pressed glass candlesticks from the Rosice 1877-1997 set.

See: http://www.glasstrinketsets.com/cms15/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=220&Itemid=180


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