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Author Topic: Czech vase Unor?  (Read 364 times)

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Offline brain_11

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Czech vase Unor?
« on: April 28, 2013, 10:29:05 PM »
I came across this unusual vase. I believe it is Czech from the 70's. On the front you can read UNOR (February in Czech ?), and a there is a red star on the back. Height is 23cm, and the wall is quite thick. Has anyone seen this kind of vase before?
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Offline David E

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Re: Czech vase Unor?
« Reply #1 on: May 02, 2013, 08:22:11 AM »
I wonder if this has some political connection, with the Red Star of USSR? It was in February (Únor) 1948 when Czechoslovakia became a communist state so perhaps this is an anniversary piece? Very interesting.
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