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Offline angel2

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Murano paperweight signature I.D?
« on: November 18, 2011, 11:03:10 AM »
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Has anyone any idea of who the maker and signature are? Apologies for the poor images, TIA

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Re: Murano paperweight signature I.D?
« Reply #1 on: November 18, 2011, 05:40:57 PM »
ALT = ALT !!

See http://www.glassmessages.com/index.php/topic,20574.msg116506.html#msg116506

And (also referenced in that earlier message):
http://www.glassmessages.com/index.php/topic,18355.msg106221.html#msg106221

Various Google results suggest that the ALT company may have started making paperweights in the 1950s/60s ... can anyone be more specific?
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Re: Murano paperweight signature I.D?
« Reply #2 on: November 18, 2011, 07:40:06 PM »
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Kevin: thank you for the info and the links; they were useful  :hiclp:
I do remember seeing a thread about this now, I'd forgotten completely. I would never have found what I needed because I was reading the signature as AH - although looking now it's obvious it's ALT.

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Re: Murano paperweight signature I.D?
« Reply #3 on: November 21, 2011, 10:53:43 AM »
 :hiclp: :hiclp:  Glad you have an ID there now.....very NICE PW!!  :thup:



Might this need to be moved to the PW section by the Mods....Thanks
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Re: Murano paperweight signature I.D?
« Reply #4 on: November 21, 2011, 10:59:37 AM »
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Thanks Rose! I never thought to put it in the weight section - doh!

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