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Offline yesvil

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Blue & Green tall vase for id
« on: October 16, 2012, 02:36:17 PM »
Found this one today and recognised it had a good feel and quality about it. The glass is very opaque and (to me) appears to have a white inner layer between clear and an inside blue. It looks very much the same colours as the Caithness one in another thread but reversed - this one has no signature anywhere.  The base has wear a fair bit of wear, so I don't think it's that new and stands 193mm tall.

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Re: Blue & Green tall vase for id
« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2012, 07:01:31 PM »
I will add another picture to this one showing the graduated colouring better.



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Re: Blue & Green tall vase for id
« Reply #2 on: October 18, 2012, 03:01:27 PM »
Are you sure it's only about 7.5" tall? It looks a lot bigger!
It is reminding me a bit of a vase I have by "Innovate" - a more recent Dartington "Studio" than "Dartington Studio".
But my vase is pretty big - 13.5 " tall.
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Re: Blue & Green tall vase for id
« Reply #3 on: October 18, 2012, 03:27:20 PM »
I saw one of these somewhere in Scotland last week. It was larger though


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Re: Blue & Green tall vase for id
« Reply #4 on: October 18, 2012, 03:39:49 PM »
There's a (poor) image of my vase here - it's called "Lime". (I got it cheaply in TKMaxx, purely for the label and it being Dartington, according to the box it came in. I suspect "his lordship" may have binned my box. He tends to leap upon boxes, tear them up and bin them before I can hoard them. But they are a pain and do take up a lot of space.
It's the same shape as your vase, the decor is quite different, I reckon your bit looks better made too, but the base finish isn't too dis-similar..
http://www.englishchinashop.com/dartington/innovate.asp
I don't think yours is Caithness - wrong finish on the base, completely.
Cheers, Sue (M)

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Re: Blue & Green tall vase for id
« Reply #5 on: October 19, 2012, 09:39:12 AM »
Are you sure it's only about 7.5" tall? It looks a lot bigger!
It is reminding me a bit of a vase I have by "Innovate" - a more recent Dartington "Studio" than "Dartington Studio".
But my vase is pretty big - 13.5 " tall.

The size is correct it's just a couple of dashes over 7.5" (however that's expressed in imperial?) Thanks for your suggestion.


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Re: Blue & Green tall vase for id
« Reply #6 on: October 19, 2012, 09:49:09 AM »
I think I can rule out Innovate, then. Your vase looks to be far better made.
Cheers, Sue (M)

Three Wise Women would have asked for directions, arrived on time, delivered the baby, cleaned the stables and made a casserole...

And there WOULD have been peace on earth.


 



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