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Offline malcmat

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Another Strathearn ?
« on: November 30, 2012, 02:14:16 PM »
Hi , could this be an earlier Strathearn P/W?
The weight is just under 2.5 inches dia and 1.750 inches tall.
Firepolished concave pontil mark with a blue ground.
11 spirals and in between a 1 1 cane set up.
1 central cane with 6 blue outer ones surrounded by a circle of 10 outer canes, some of the canes seem to be very crisp and are not too distorted. 
I am just about caned out LOL as i am unable to find any similar canes particularly on the smugmug site which is very informative but there again i might have missed them.
Any help would be much appreciated
Many thanks

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Offline Derek

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Re: Another Strathearn ?
« Reply #1 on: November 30, 2012, 03:31:48 PM »
Hi Malcmat

Either Strathearn or late Vasart.

They were experimenting with fire polishing spoke weights towards the end of Vasart. Strathearn spoke weights are always fire polished.

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