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Offline millarart

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Postie just delivered my latest purchase of Monart
« on: May 16, 2013, 10:37:08 AM »
Heres a wee picture of my latest purchase, its a rare(ish) Monart shape VE height is exactaly 5 1/2 inches, i think its a cracking shape very Deco lines,  ;D


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Re: Postie just delivered my latest purchase of Monart
« Reply #1 on: May 16, 2013, 05:15:12 PM »
What a gorgeous colour too - I love blue glass!


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Re: Postie just delivered my latest purchase of Monart
« Reply #2 on: May 16, 2013, 05:54:25 PM »
thanks Anne , yeah i like this colourway in Monart , the gold adventurine and deep purple at the top goes really well with the blue ;)


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Re: Postie just delivered my latest purchase of Monart
« Reply #3 on: May 16, 2013, 07:06:35 PM »
Mmmmmmm Nice!


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Re: Postie just delivered my latest purchase of Monart
« Reply #4 on: May 16, 2013, 07:54:03 PM »
thanks Aislingeanbeag ;)


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Re: Postie just delivered my latest purchase of Monart
« Reply #5 on: May 16, 2013, 09:16:16 PM »
Nice find Gary, I have one though not as nice as your colour scheme and mine has a small annealing crack near the base.
I would think this shape would be more labour intensive due to the top lip, applied foot and the shaping of the bottom half.
Gary


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Re: Postie just delivered my latest purchase of Monart
« Reply #6 on: May 16, 2013, 09:44:17 PM »
lol very nice Gary, is it same size?, i was dreading it arriving thinking its got to have some annealing cracks just because of the shape , but nope, bought it in auction so never seen before bidding, another cheap as chips buy , i have to say this colourway is in my top 10 for Monart, also the shape still has to be rare ish as i aint seen many, infact im not sure ive seen more than 3 or 4 maybe less which would be our two lol, ;D


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Re: Postie just delivered my latest purchase of Monart
« Reply #7 on: May 16, 2013, 10:02:40 PM »
Yeh it is the same size and got it for 5 a couple of years ago at my local auction house. I have only seen one other and that had annealing cracks in the bottom half, though it had a herringbone finish.
Gary


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Re: Postie just delivered my latest purchase of Monart
« Reply #8 on: May 16, 2013, 10:25:32 PM »
bargain, mines was 60 but i thought it was still cheap, and in house posting helped keep price down , there a good wee size aswell, still think its quite art deco shaped, be nice in surface decorated


 

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