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Author Topic: Is this really a perthshire and if so what type?  (Read 572 times)

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Offline Tony G

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Is this really a perthshire and if so what type?
« on: April 12, 2012, 03:30:10 PM »
Hi,   I have no knowledge of Perthshire paperweights but picked up this small (50mm diameter sphere) as part of a job lot. It has a Perthshire label to the base as shown in the second photo attached.

Can anyone confirm that this is indeed Perthshire and if so, what type designation it might have.

Thanks

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Offline Wuff

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Re: Is this really a perthshire and if so what type?
« Reply #1 on: April 12, 2012, 04:38:57 PM »
Yes - Perthshire did make such items: no design number, just referred to as "marbles" - despite the fact that they have a flattened base.
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