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Offline Frank

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Re: Buy of the week
« Reply #50 on: July 19, 2012, 11:25:19 PM »
Nice to this thread still running after my long absence (see news forum for what is happening) but I am back to long days working on the sites.

As to Selkirk frames glass coming from Italy, no big deal it is still a Scottish end product.
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Re: Buy of the week
« Reply #51 on: July 20, 2012, 12:36:54 PM »
Interesting, but still Selkirk for me, and unusual to boot.  Can't be bad for 2.60 and fills an unknown gap in my selkirk collection :)

Wuff, could you email me Peter's email address, I have something I need to ask him and don't have it!

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Re: Buy of the week
« Reply #52 on: August 02, 2012, 01:50:20 PM »
I can't believe I was the only bidder on this this paperweight

Maybe because the seller did not say it's a marbrie.   But still, seems a bargain to me.

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Re: Buy of the week
« Reply #53 on: August 13, 2012, 08:18:00 PM »
Went to Newbury racecourse fair today and brought these 3 bits.

Unusual shape Mdina piece, Val St Lambert owl which is just great and an early Okra vase dated 1984 and numbered 279.  Total outlay 47.50 :)

http://i146.photobucket.com/albums/r267/pooleandpaperweights/2012-08-13175954.jpg

http://i146.photobucket.com/albums/r267/pooleandpaperweights/2012-08-13180018.jpg

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Re: Buy of the week
« Reply #54 on: August 13, 2012, 10:37:51 PM »
I purchased this Monart perfume bottle recently for a rock bottom price of 1.21. There is damage to it, 2 cracks to neck and stopper stuck but displays nicely. I think the canes are Salvadors rather than Paul's but if some one knows different, please let me know.
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Re: Buy of the week
« Reply #55 on: August 13, 2012, 10:48:55 PM »
Yes, those canes are seen quite regularly in Ysart Brothers period work and very infrequently (if at all) in Paul's, so personally I classify them as Salvador canes.
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Re: Buy of the week
« Reply #56 on: August 14, 2012, 06:13:07 PM »
I am one happy bunny considering the amount the last selkirk pansy basket weight went for!

http://www.ebay.com/itm/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=170893195060&autorefresh=true

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Re: Buy of the week
« Reply #58 on: August 14, 2012, 06:55:23 PM »
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I got this rather nice piece in the last few days. You don't often see these more than 3 inch diameter, but this one is! And I think there are 9 roses.

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Re: Buy of the week
« Reply #59 on: August 14, 2012, 07:07:00 PM »
Very nice Alan!

 

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