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Offline kieran

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whitefriars monk cane paperweight
« on: November 20, 2011, 06:35:37 PM »
Hi, this paperweight has the whitefriars monk cane but no date cane
does anyone have any idea of pattern/design and date year
thanks


Offline RAY

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Re: whitefriars monk cane paperweight
« Reply #1 on: November 20, 2011, 07:27:36 PM »
will be a caithness piece, most likely to be a Alan scott piece, sorry no idea on the date or the design
cheers Ray


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Re: whitefriars monk cane paperweight
« Reply #2 on: November 20, 2011, 10:56:39 PM »
I have asked Allan Scott about the weight - and he confirms my assumption: not his work, most likely a trial piece by one of his assistants (and not a production piece). At least I don't find any Caithness weight in my sources with "butterfly" in the name and not completely different.
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