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Offline artyroy

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Smoke glass ribbed vase - ID = Wedgwood Ming vase
« on: May 29, 2012, 06:59:35 PM »
Hi all you kind and informative people on GMB
Can anyone help me with an ID for this glass , I have this flared mouth vase in a smokey blue glass , it has a bulbous body and a distinct ribbed design pattern around the vase , standing at 7" high , the base has a spoke pattern which is hard to see on the photo's . I will thank you all now for any replies I receive about this glass vase . Thank You Roy


Offline Greg.

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Re: ID HELP PLEASE
« Reply #1 on: May 29, 2012, 07:45:44 PM »
Wonder if this could possibly be Wedgewood Glass.....the shape does look familiar.


Just found this one, looks similar, although not 100% sure the ribbing is exactly the same or not when comparing the photos, certainly similar...

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Wedgwood-Lead-Crystal-Glass-Vase-rare-7-tall-F-Thrower-Ming-type-/130703270180?pt=UK_Art_Glass&hash=item1e6e85a124#ht_500wt_1202


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Re: ID HELP PLEASE
« Reply #2 on: May 29, 2012, 08:38:07 PM »
Yes Wedgwood and designed by Frank Thrower in around 1983 or 84, called a Ming vase, made in three sizes in clear and midnight, plain and optic. Pattern no FJT43. Info from Dartington Glass The First Twenty Years by Linda and Stuart Smithson.

John


 

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