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Offline tropdevin

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Unusual Ysart cupcake....
« on: June 06, 2012, 10:46:13 AM »
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Here are images of an unusual paperweight that I suspect was made either by Salvador or Vincent Ysart, but I would welcome opinions (especially from KevH).  The millefiori element is quite unusual, like a small cupcake....

Diameter 3 1/4 inch / 82 mm; height 2 1/2 inch / 62 mm.

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Offline RAY

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Re: Unusual Ysart cupcake....
« Reply #1 on: June 06, 2012, 04:09:59 PM »
like that one Alan
cheers Ray

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Re: Unusual Ysart cupcake....
« Reply #2 on: June 06, 2012, 09:27:39 PM »
The canes all seem to be "early Ysart". The "feathering" in the base is very angular but is certainly of the style known in a few weights that I think were made by Salvador Ysart (even though one or two may still be considered by other folk to be by Paul Ysart).

I like oddities, and this is one of the oddest I have seen. ;D
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Re: Unusual Ysart cupcake....
« Reply #3 on: June 09, 2012, 10:16:30 PM »
Thats about as close as you will get I feel.
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