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Author Topic: approx Date range for Bohemia Glass label?  (Read 744 times)

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Offline cubby01

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approx Date range for Bohemia Glass label?
« on: December 13, 2013, 07:37:11 PM »
It's on an art deco malachite glass piece found at an estate sale.  Trying to figure out if it's something that might go back to the 1930s-'40s when the piece was designed... or if it's more recent than that?  Can the label shed some light?

Hmmm, after looking a bit more I'm getting the feeling this is likely from the 1950s-'60s.  Still hoping someone with more background will chime in.

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Re: approx Date range for Bohemia Glass label?
« Reply #1 on: December 27, 2013, 07:08:12 AM »
Hi,

The label was used by Glassexport, the umbrella exporter of Czechoslovakian glass, from the 1950's to at least the 70's, so impossible to tell much from the label.  This looks like a later label to me, but that's just a very slightly educated guess. You'd be better off posting a photograph of the piece itself. It's likely somebody would recognize it. 

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Re: approx Date range for Bohemia Glass label?
« Reply #2 on: December 29, 2013, 08:56:20 PM »
Please have a look at Bohemia labels - second half of 1950ies, I'd say.
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