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Offline adam20

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Venetian Glass Company
« on: February 02, 2013, 01:46:38 PM »
Just bought - a tall and heavy comic Rabbit label says Venetian Glass Company. Traditional Hand Made Murano Glass, can't read top line.

After a search on the board I see it may be by Toffolo, it looks like his label - also could be when he was based in UK. Date 1980s?

Any help appreciated

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Re: Venetian Glass Company
« Reply #1 on: February 03, 2013, 01:06:56 AM »
Yes, it is Franco Toffolo's label from his "Venetian Glass Company" in Blackpool, England.

Date ... circa 1960s - 1980 (as per Ysartglass web page)

Interesting couple of comments in a BBC web page about an interview with John Ditchfield.

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Re: Venetian Glass Company
« Reply #2 on: February 03, 2013, 01:09:22 AM »
Moved into the British & Irish Glass forum as it is not glass made in Murano but is made in England in the Murano style.
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