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Offline Greg.

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Iridescent Paperweight - Identification Help / Info Please
« on: July 21, 2011, 01:19:48 PM »
Hi,

Hoping someone might be able to throw some light on this Iridescent paperweight.

Measures 3.25 inches tall and 3 inches wide and weighs 601 grams.

Smooth, polished base, no makers marks.

Searching the board, seen a couple of other iridescent paperweights, namely, Midsumer glass and Neo Glass, although not sure either of these fit the bill...? :-\

All thoughts appreciated.

Many thanks

Greg




Offline scimiman

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Re: Iridescent Paperweight - Identification Help / Info Please
« Reply #1 on: July 21, 2011, 01:52:15 PM »
Looks to me like Heron have a look through their site.
Mike www.abfabglass.co.uk


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Re: Iridescent Paperweight - Identification Help / Info Please
« Reply #2 on: July 21, 2011, 01:55:46 PM »
I would say Heron too


Offline Greg.

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Re: Iridescent Paperweight - Identification Help / Info Please
« Reply #3 on: July 21, 2011, 01:58:20 PM »
Thanks both, hoping you would come across this thread.

Many thanks,
Greg
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Offline Greg.

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Re: Iridescent Paperweight - Identification Help / Info Please
« Reply #4 on: July 21, 2011, 05:15:27 PM »
Looked at a few Heron paperweights, looks like a good fit.

Out of interest, saw a few comments, articles about Heron Glass, I understand that they have sadly closed down recently.

Many thanks,
Greg

Offline RAY

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Re: Iridescent Paperweight - Identification Help / Info Please
« Reply #5 on: July 21, 2011, 08:20:12 PM »
Heron glass furnaces stopped producing glass around 2 yrs ago and now it's sort of merged with Cumbria crystal
cheers Ray

 

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