Looking for Glass on ebay? Angela's Designer Searches can help! Click here!
Looking for Glass on ebay? Angela's Designer Searches can help! Click here!

Author Topic: square dump type paperweight or candleholder  (Read 270 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline flying free

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 7123
    • UK
square dump type paperweight or candleholder
« on: July 30, 2012, 12:02:54 AM »
Unfortunately this isn't mine though I would like it to be as it's very pretty. 
Very heavy weighs just about 1.4kg or 3lb in weight.  Measures 3 1/8" high with diameter 3 5/8" , large square shaped dump type weight with what look like a candle holder indent in the top. 
Yellowish green glass, a large greeny blue flower at the top and four pink flowers lower down each with a large bubble in the centre of them, one facing each 'side'. The sides bulge out and look as though they have been marvered to shape. 
Will do a base pic but forgot, cracked off gash on the pontil mark and cut flat polished type base. 
Any thoughts much appreciated.  I can't find any this shape.
many thanks  :)
m


Offline flying free

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 7123
    • UK
Re: square dump type paperweight coloured flowers indent in top
« Reply #1 on: July 30, 2012, 12:05:32 AM »
more pics


Offline KevinH

  • Global Moderator
  • Members
  • *
  • Posts: 4463
    • England
Re: square dump type paperweight coloured flowers indent in top
« Reply #2 on: July 30, 2012, 10:34:06 PM »
Sorry, m, but my taste tells me that is .. well ... not at all good to look at. :-[

Certainly not like any regular dump type weights that I know about.
KevinH


Offline flying free

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 7123
    • UK
Re: square dump type paperweight coloured flowers indent in top
« Reply #3 on: July 30, 2012, 10:43:07 PM »
 ;D I'll let her know
It's actually rather pretty in the person Kev...honestly.   I like it and I do need a doorstop.
Do you think Chinese possibly? 
m


 

Search
eBay.com
eBay.co.uk

Link to Glass Encyclopedia
Link to Glass Museum
Enter
key words
to search
Amazon.com
This Website is provided by Angela Bowey, PO Box 113, Paihia 0247, New Zealand