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Connie

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Walther Elvira ? Vase - Idenified as Riihimaki Heavy Cut
« on: February 17, 2006, 09:37:48 PM »
I bought this on my trip this week.  I have to have some reward for all my traveling  :lol:

After stuydying Pamela's wonderful site, I have tentatively identified this as Walther Elvira.

Vase

Pattern


Am I correct in my identification?


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« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2006, 11:51:22 PM »
Connie, please help on my own site: where have you got ELVIRA from?
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« Reply #2 on: February 17, 2006, 11:58:04 PM »
if you rightclick on the thumbnail and copy the link, we shall find it at once  :)
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« Reply #3 on: February 18, 2006, 12:02:41 AM »
From this item

http://www.pressglas-pavillon.de/schalen/00812.gif


I found it under Walther/Bowls and Plates

But I think there might be another picture.  I will keep looking. (I knew I should have written down the specifics the first time I found it) l :lol:

Edited to add:

The link above is of the only piece pictured.  If you look under Schalen und Teller, then scroll down to Walther, it is almost at the bottom above the cloud glass pieces.


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« Reply #4 on: February 18, 2006, 12:06:24 AM »
that is the Schmetterling of Walther (now green) on the main page - hmm
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« Reply #5 on: February 18, 2006, 12:07:55 AM »
re edited? it's another link now . mombi
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« Reply #6 on: February 18, 2006, 12:14:34 AM »
difficult because of the different shape Connie, I need some more time to investigate Elvira in Walther catalogues - I return to you soon  :)
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« Reply #7 on: February 18, 2006, 12:19:04 AM »
Pamela -  You were posting while I was trying to edit the link which I had copied wrong  :oops:

Thank you for your help.


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« Reply #8 on: February 18, 2006, 12:37:10 AM »
Connie, I do not think yours is Elvira - please compare again also counting the 'diamonds' and compare the star and compare the 'I don't know how you call them' in between.
but I am hunting after yours and its origin nevertheless of course - I am always happy to see more designs!
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« Reply #9 on: February 18, 2006, 11:25:28 AM »
Connie - you have a Riihimaki piece there. I have seen it as part of a two piece fruit stand. The "vase" is shown upturned with a matching bowl on top in Riihimaki's 1939 catalog. The pattern of the bowl is known as "Heavy Cut" (but there is also another Carnival pattern known by that name too....which makes for some confusion!)

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