No-one likes general adverts, and ours hadn't been updated for ages, so we're having a clear-out and a change round to make the new ones useful to you. These new adverts bring in a small amount to help pay for the board and keep it free for you to use, so please do use them whenever you can, Let our links help you find great books on glass or a new piece for your collection. Thank you for supporting the Board.

Author Topic: Large Czech opalescent bowl with black trailing  (Read 1229 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Max

  • Global Moderator
  • Members
  • *
  • Posts: 3467
  • Gender: Female
Large Czech opalescent bowl with black trailing
« on: September 09, 2011, 10:39:35 AM »
Does anyone know the glassworks that made this bowl?  It measures 7.5" wide and 4.5" high.  The trailing is really well done, but there's several bits missing on one side, worst luck!  As long as this bowl isn't too valuable, I'll probably use it for flowers in plastic pot indoors!

There's a part of a sticker left....hope that helps! x

I am not a man

Offline Anik R

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 2137
  • Gender: Female
    • Krakow, Poland
Re: Large Czech opalescent bowl with black trailing
« Reply #1 on: September 09, 2011, 10:43:37 AM »
It's Borocrystal, Max.  :hi:
My Czech glass collection:  My collection on Google
My Etsy shop with Czech glass: CzechGlassCollector


Offline Max

  • Global Moderator
  • Members
  • *
  • Posts: 3467
  • Gender: Female
Re: Large Czech opalescent bowl with black trailing
« Reply #3 on: September 09, 2011, 10:51:28 AM »
Ah!  Thanks!  Umm...I think I will use it for flowers then, it's a super bowl...and only cost me £1.50 so I can't complain!  Thanks again.xx
I am not a man

Offline Jindra8526

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 995
  • Gender: Male
Re: Large Czech opalescent bowl with black trailing
« Reply #4 on: September 13, 2011, 07:05:54 AM »
TK at label and number means "technicka kontrola" = "checked" and according to number was easy to find who has checked it in case when some defect or bug would be found.
The guilty checker could be identofied and penalised.

Jindrich
www.cs-sklo.cz

 

Look for glass on
ebay.co.uk
Look for glass on
eBay.com (US)

Link to Glass Encyclopedia
Link to Glass Museum


This Website is provided by Angela Bowey, PO Box 113, Paihia 0247, New Zealand