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Offline rbm6167

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Small is beautiful, but what could it be?
« on: February 11, 2006, 07:25:55 PM »
I always seem to be finding pieces which remind me of Mdina in some way or another and so it is with this small frilled vase. I do not believe it is Mdina as I have not seen such colours in their range nor is the base reminiscent of Mdina. Can anyone enlighten me, please?

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John

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Offline chopin-liszt

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Small is beautiful, but what could it be?
« Reply #1 on: February 12, 2006, 04:44:17 PM »
:D:shock::D

Hmmmm, John!

I expected to see Island studio glass from your title, but I don't think so!!!

Have you considered Alum Bay?

The shape reminds me of Anchor Hocking!
Cheers, Sue (M)

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« Reply #2 on: February 19, 2006, 09:28:31 AM »
This is a colour that occurs frequently in Caithness, although (AFAIK) their production is always lead crystal, and that isn't mentioned in your post!
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