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Offline feinladyg

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Can you help ID this paperweight maker
« on: January 17, 2013, 10:36:12 AM »
Hi

Do you know the maker of this paperweight?

3.5 ins high egg shaped. Clear glass with green/multi coloured interior with rising bubbles still attached to base. No pontil mark.

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Thanks

Ros

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Re: Can you help ID this paperweight maker
« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2013, 12:37:18 PM »
Those colours look very Chinese. Is the base matte or shiny?

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Re: Can you help ID this paperweight maker
« Reply #2 on: January 17, 2013, 01:47:55 PM »
The base is matt

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Re: Can you help ID this paperweight maker
« Reply #3 on: January 17, 2013, 02:35:15 PM »
Just had a look at some chinese paperweights and have found one with a very similar design do I think this is almost definitely chinese - thanks for pointing me in the right direction.

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Re: Can you help ID this paperweight maker
« Reply #4 on: January 17, 2013, 04:34:17 PM »
A matte base (on all sorts of things) can be an indicator of Chinese

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