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Offline Sandra

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Blenko -ish Bowl & Platter - signed !
« on: March 05, 2006, 09:58:39 PM »
Does anyone recognize the signature on the bottom of this small blown vase? It came with the underplate. Both pieces are signed.

http://i2.tinypic.com/qrls2q.jpg

http://i2.tinypic.com/qrlumg.jpg
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« Reply #1 on: May 06, 2006, 01:32:56 PM »
Any guesses?
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Blenko -ish Bowl & Platter - signed !
« Reply #2 on: May 06, 2006, 01:52:23 PM »
judging by the style of sig (also on your "two rivers"vase in the other post) I'd say American studio glass.
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« Reply #3 on: May 06, 2006, 02:35:47 PM »
Thanks Ivo.
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« Reply #4 on: May 06, 2006, 05:04:53 PM »
They have a Blenko-ish look in color and texture, maybe also Bishoff.
But v v unusual for items from these companies to be signed and I don't know of any designers at Blenko with a name to fit this signature.
 
Could be someone who trained there and then went solo.

Try these Blenko sites for their designer / artists names http://glassoholic.yobunny.org.uk/articles.php?lng=en&pg=11
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