Author Topic: How to distinguish whether Silesia or Thuringia?  (Read 267 times)

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Offline casalibre

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How to distinguish whether Silesia or Thuringia?
« on: November 27, 2012, 05:09:51 PM »
On ebay I have found a very nice German paperweight:
http://www.ebay.de/itm/380521134013?ru=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.de%2Fsch%2Fi.html%3F_sacat%3D0%26_from%3DR40%26_nkw%3D380521134013%26_rdc%3D1
My question is:
How can I reliably distinguish whether the origin is Silesia or Thuringia?


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Re: How to distinguish whether Silesia or Thuringia?
« Reply #1 on: November 27, 2012, 05:40:29 PM »
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Hi.  I am not sure that anyone knows enough about all the relevant factories to tell the difference in every case, but this paperweight looks like it has Lauscha canes in it - so it would be from Thuringia.

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