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Small Frosted blue trinket set ..Child's??
« on: February 05, 2014, 07:05:02 PM »
I found this sweet part set in a Charity shop this morning. I have seen them on Ebay before but never realised how small it is. Were sets made for little girls ? I have pictured it with a Davidson candlestick to give some idea of scale...any idea's of maker?

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Re: Small Frosted blue trinket set ..Child's??
« Reply #1 on: February 06, 2014, 05:42:41 PM »
Angela, here has already been a discussion on the GMB about these small trinket sets at
http://www.glassmessages.com/index.php/topic,48442.0.html
showing them in clear, frosted blue and pink glass.

Still no attribution though as far as I am aware.

Because of their small size, I think basically that they are to be regarded as ‘Junior Miss’ sets specifically made for ‘tweenage’ – and young teenage girls in imitation of the larger sets that their mothers presumably had.

I can now add an amber set to the colour variants.
(Permission for the re-use of this image on the GMB granted by eral123.2013).

Any more colour variants, please?

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Re: Small Frosted blue trinket set ..Child's??
« Reply #2 on: February 06, 2014, 06:18:18 PM »
Thanks for that Fred....I never thought of looking for Toy....I went with child or junior which showed no matches. ;)

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Re: Small Frosted blue trinket set ..Child's??
« Reply #3 on: February 06, 2014, 10:30:12 PM »
Looking for an ID for this set I was struck by the similarities between the small pot in this set and the small pot in another unidentified set so called the Eygptian set....

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Re: Small Frosted blue trinket set ..Child's??
« Reply #4 on: February 08, 2014, 06:41:31 PM »
Streit 1913 catalogue offered pressed glass toys 'Spielzeug' see also next two pages
Candlestick holders measure 9 to 11 cms only  :)

Angela, I see the similarities also - the 'Egyptian' set is Czechoslovaquia, but maker unknown.

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Re: Small Frosted blue trinket set ..Child's??
« Reply #5 on: February 08, 2014, 11:56:34 PM »
thanks for that Pamela...now you show me the page by Streit it reminded me I have a toy candlestick.......

 

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