Author Topic: Perthshire? I think not.  (Read 579 times)

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Offline tropdevin

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Perthshire? I think not.
« on: September 13, 2012, 09:46:20 AM »
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I told the seller first time this paperweight was advertised that it was not Perthshire, and could not be 1950s Perthshire anyway - but it seems to have fallen on deaf ears.

It looks like a bad image of a 3-flower spatter pattern.

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Offline Lustrousstone

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Re: Perthshire? I think not.
« Reply #1 on: September 13, 2012, 10:09:11 AM »
Looks like it might favour curry rather than haggis


Offline keith

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Re: Perthshire? I think not.
« Reply #2 on: September 13, 2012, 12:41:04 PM »
OOoh,thought my jokes were bad ;D ;D ;D


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Re: Perthshire? I think not.
« Reply #3 on: September 14, 2012, 04:30:59 PM »
pleased it went for the right price
there is always someone worse off .


Offline Wuff

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Re: Perthshire? I think not.
« Reply #4 on: September 15, 2012, 09:07:29 AM »
Until recently I would have tended to agree with Alan - but I am always willing to learn about new facts: the seller has taught me regarding Perthshire that "it all started in 1930s".

We should all make a corresponding note in our Mahoney-McClanahan books.
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