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Offline culverwood

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Orrefors Lindstrand Artemis
« on: June 29, 2011, 02:28:08 PM »
I have just bought the vase below and I am trying to decipher the marks on the base.  Ignore the shape the camera has distorted it it is more cylindrical than it appears.

The first part is easy - Orrefors Lindstrand 2696 DV.P 

It is the DV.P I need help on.






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Re: Orrefors Lindstrand Artemis
« Reply #1 on: June 30, 2011, 05:59:28 AM »
The vase was designed 1941 - 1944.

DV shoud be D and a number - D1 1962, D2 63 etc (year of manufacture)
P is the engraver - unfortunately P stands for Olof Petersson, who was active 1925-30
There is a PL Peter Lindhal 43 - 65, SP Sten Petersson 22 - 69, RP Rune Petterson 45-90, Sp Stefan Petersson 77 - now, and a lot with R
ciold it be one of these ?


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Re: Orrefors Lindstrand Artemis
« Reply #2 on: June 30, 2011, 12:49:09 PM »
I have checked it again with a loupe and it definitely reads DV. P


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Re: Orrefors Lindstrand Artemis
« Reply #3 on: July 03, 2011, 07:50:14 PM »
DV is not possible, post a pic of the signature.


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Re: Orrefors Lindstrand Artemis
« Reply #4 on: July 05, 2011, 08:40:01 AM »
I have checked the signature again and it could read

orrefors lindstrand 2696 . D /. P   or    . D 1. P

The P can be seen in the photo above (as can the D but not as clearly) and I have tried to see the D as anything else but cannot the V could be a slash or a 1 with a scratch mark as the thickness of the second line is not the same as the the other marks  .

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Re: Orrefors Lindstrand Artemis
« Reply #5 on: July 06, 2011, 05:42:02 PM »
Hello

The copper wheel design is from 1941 by Vicke Lindstrand on a vase form originally designed by Simon Gate number 2001.

It is a production piece and the other initals and numbers relate to the engravers who did the work.

In the 1940's there were a large number of copper wheel engravers working at the glassworks and I do not think it is important to get over excited about the other numbers.

Bill Geary

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Re: Orrefors Lindstrand Artemis
« Reply #6 on: July 28, 2011, 05:47:51 AM »
Strongly urge you to do as Daniel S suggests - he used to work at Orrefors and Has been extremely helpful to me in the past.

Ross
I bamle all snileplg eorrrs on the Cpomuter Kyes.  They confuse my fingers !!!

 

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