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Offline adam20

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Scottish Vase?
« on: October 11, 2012, 08:08:03 AM »
This is unusual for me. I don't think it's Monart or Vasart. It is  over 8" high and has the mottled effect and many canes to middle and base. It's with my dealer and I might buy knowing what it is. Broken rough pontil scar to bottom.

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Re: Scottish Vase?
« Reply #1 on: October 11, 2012, 09:07:34 AM »
Have thought of Perthshire paperweights?

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Re: Scottish Vase?
« Reply #2 on: October 11, 2012, 10:06:03 AM »
That's what the dealer thinks it is but I have not seen a vase by them before.

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Re: Scottish Vase?
« Reply #3 on: October 11, 2012, 10:34:03 AM »
One here in my album Adam, made by Chic Young, not so common as Strathearn etc. is the pontil mark actually rough? these are swirly with a 'P' on the base but often quite hard to see, but don't quote me because I know nuffink Lol
https://picasaweb.google.com/107067405711297858658/PINKPERTHSHIREPAPERWEIGHTSCHICYOUNGGLASSVASE?authkey=Gv1sRgCJun1tzUj-emtwE

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Re: Scottish Vase?
« Reply #4 on: October 11, 2012, 01:09:16 PM »
Hi Adam, below is a couple of links for Perthshire Glass/Chic Young.

http://www.ysartglass.com/Otherglass/Perthshire.htm
http://www.ysartglass.com/Otherglass/ChicYoung.htm
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Re: Scottish Vase?
« Reply #5 on: October 11, 2012, 02:33:34 PM »
I can't remember if the pontil mark has a P. The Perthshire attribution now looks good though. Thanks, Ill tell the dealer. I may buy but at 160 I think is too expensive.

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