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Author Topic: Stunning Glasses (Auction tomorrow)  (Read 2271 times)

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Offline chopin-liszt

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Re: Stunning Glasses (Auction tomorrow)
« Reply #20 on: November 30, 2012, 04:59:33 PM »
Well, the glasses themselves were lovely - really well made, and the stems were just so elegant. But while the etching/engraving was interesting and unusual - it really wasn't of the best quality - the depictions of the vines and leaves around the top left a lot to be desired. I would think whoever bought them paid the top price they would achieve - they would not have been a bargain.
Do not despair Dinklepip - there will be other beautiful glasses with your name on, somewhere.  :-*
Cheers, Sue (M)
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Offline mhgcgolfclub

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Re: Stunning Glasses (Auction tomorrow)
« Reply #21 on: December 11, 2012, 09:17:24 PM »
The glasses were at the Kempton fair today I was not interested in buying but asked how much they were  200.00 and was told they were Venetian ,they sold a little later on.


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