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Offline lc

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Help identifying mark on crystal glass
« on: August 08, 2012, 06:19:15 PM »
hi everyone from germany.
besides the pieces i've inherited crystalworks glass set (6).
please help me identify this mark etched on a small goblet.
the letters appear to be JH, but i cannot find anything with those letters in a diamond (?) under a crown.
thanks a lot and the best regards, johhan


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Re: Help identifying mark on crystal glass
« Reply #1 on: March 10, 2014, 09:57:41 PM »
Try Johann Haviland Crystal, I don't think a real company but an old German pottery name that seems to be in use as a trade name with glass.
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Re: Help identifying mark on crystal glass
« Reply #2 on: March 11, 2014, 09:55:06 AM »
Riedel Crystal ? looks like the initials they use
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Re: Help identifying mark on crystal glass
« Reply #3 on: March 11, 2014, 04:04:35 PM »
Nope but R is a possible letter instead of H
http://www.riedel.com/history/trademark/
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Re: Help identifying mark on crystal glass
« Reply #4 on: March 11, 2014, 05:01:39 PM »
Nice link frank. I had heard the mark gets switched/moved around with the years.
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