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Author Topic: Barbini Pink & Gold Conch Shell  (Read 873 times)

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Offline nancat

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Barbini Pink & Gold Conch Shell
« on: May 07, 2006, 06:43:41 PM »
First time poster here....Can anyone tell me if I have identified this correctly? Is it "rare"? When was it made? Thanx!
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Offline Laura Friedman

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Barbini Pink & Gold Conch Shell
« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2006, 11:34:24 PM »
It's late 1950s or '60s Alfredo Barbini. It is Murano glass, but it is not particularly "rare."

Laura

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Barbini Pink & Gold Conch Shell
« Reply #2 on: May 09, 2006, 02:23:02 AM »
Thanks Laura!

 

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