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late biedermeier
« on: August 03, 2012, 03:23:36 PM »
any thoughts about this vase? seems to influenced by chinese porcelaine?


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Re: late biedermeier
« Reply #1 on: August 03, 2012, 03:53:45 PM »
circa 1900 give or take 20, and Bohemian I think. 


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Re: late biedermeier
« Reply #2 on: August 03, 2012, 05:03:56 PM »
Sounds about right to me. Glass that looked like porcelain was very fashionable at the time.


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Re: late biedermeier
« Reply #3 on: August 03, 2012, 05:13:51 PM »
thanks for the info, just thought because of all these bristol glass vases it might be older...


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Re: late biedermeier
« Reply #4 on: August 03, 2012, 05:18:40 PM »
The term "Bristol" glass is an American invention applied to almost anything old and enamelled; yes glass was made in Bristol and some of it may have been enamelled but very little still exists. The glass industry in Bristol was no longer making decorative stuff by the date of these.


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Re: late biedermeier
« Reply #5 on: August 03, 2012, 08:28:39 PM »
sorry biedermeier finished by 1850.


 

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