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Offline goyjus

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Re: Spatter Glass - Italian/Czech?
« Reply #10 on: October 04, 2012, 09:08:11 PM »
Wow. You've been busy. Much appreciated! Haven't managed to get very far with it myself. Will keep trying though...
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Re: Spatter Glass - Italian/Czech?
« Reply #11 on: October 08, 2012, 10:02:13 AM »
Getting close.

 Here is a jug which is in the Gordiola museum in Mallorca. The same display is also full of threaded pieces, so I think it has been nailed. No idea of when it was made - probably in the early days of the 20th century.


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Re: Spatter Glass - Italian/Czech?
« Reply #12 on: October 08, 2012, 10:33:21 AM »
that's great Ivo.
As a matter of interest, I had been wondering about the foot on Goyjus' vase, I had been wondering if it were older (early 19thc) , would it not have a wider foot and folded rim?
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Re: Spatter Glass - Italian/Czech?
« Reply #13 on: October 08, 2012, 11:08:49 AM »
Ivo - this is great. Looks like a match to me. Thanks so much for posting. I wasn't really getting anywhere. Just a vague response from an auction house about it being end-of-day glass..............
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Re: Spatter Glass - Italian/Czech?
« Reply #14 on: October 08, 2012, 11:31:39 AM »

As a matter of interest, I had been wondering about the foot on Goyjus' vase, I had been wondering if it were older (early 19thc) , would it not have a wider foot and folded rim?


Not necessarily - it all depends on the techniques available to the glass maker. Not all of them had that particular skill. Add a foot and trim it nicely to the result is stable would be sufficient for many. Folded foot to me suggests a specialised finisher in the team.

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Re: Spatter Glass - Italian/Czech?
« Reply #15 on: October 08, 2012, 11:34:13 AM »
Thank you Ivo
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Re: Spatter Glass - Italian/Czech?
« Reply #16 on: October 08, 2012, 11:35:03 AM »
yes... thank you both for your contributions!
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