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Small green vase - ID = Caithness
« on: March 02, 2012, 04:58:36 PM »
Picked this up today, 11cm in height and 8.5cm at the base. It has the colour of some Scandinavian glass I have had. No mark to the base but some wear. Its quite heavy for a small vase 480g. Any clues accepted gratefully  :thup:
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Re: Small green vase
« Reply #1 on: March 02, 2012, 06:00:43 PM »
Caithness. ;D

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Re: Small green vase
« Reply #2 on: March 02, 2012, 07:33:41 PM »
Thanks John, I went through their site and struggled to find a shape to match this one. Found one eventually on ebay but no name.  Caithness isn't something I look for and there is a lot of it about (at inflated prices). The colour of this one sent me in the wrong direction so thanks for the answer.  :thup: Pete
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Re: Small green vase
« Reply #3 on: March 02, 2012, 08:21:19 PM »
It's a nice early one from the late 1970s and designed by Colon Terris, Braemore range, No. 4085 in Moss. Discontinued by 1981.


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Re: Small green vase
« Reply #4 on: March 03, 2012, 12:02:12 PM »
Thanks once again Lustrousstone and Glass obsessed. A Perfect answer. I much prefer this style of vase to the other CG  I have seen. Better feel about it. (obviously thats only my opinion) Thanks again   
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Re: Small green vase
« Reply #5 on: March 03, 2012, 12:11:18 PM »
Ahem, that should read Colin Terris. ;)

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Re: Small green vase
« Reply #6 on: March 03, 2012, 12:22:14 PM »
 ;D I figured that no one would call their son Colon, though lately I  have heard some ridiculous names given  ;D
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Re: Small green vase
« Reply #7 on: March 03, 2012, 02:06:52 PM »
I can spell. I just can't type.  ;D And my Internet spell checker has gone away!

 

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