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i d help please
« on: May 14, 2006, 08:12:33 PM »
Hi, can any of you kind people out there help me identify the maker of this lovely eye bath. According to my glass signature identification book, the maker is "  C.F. Rumpp & Sons " of Philadelphia, however the only Rumpp i can find was a silversmith.



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« Reply #1 on: May 14, 2006, 08:16:05 PM »
Hi Ian, welcome to the board!
Can you post another, better picture of the signature only please?  :)
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« Reply #2 on: May 14, 2006, 08:23:10 PM »
not much of a photographer hope this is ok
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« Reply #3 on: May 14, 2006, 08:29:04 PM »
that's fine and better - returning when i've found something  :)
Pamela
Die Erfahrung lehrt, dass, wer auf irgendeinem Gebiet zu sammeln anfängt, eine Wandlung in seiner Seele anheben spürt. Er wird ein freudiger Mensch, den eine tiefere Teilnahme erfüllt, und ein offeneres Verständnis für die Dinge dieser Welt bewegt seine Seele.
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« Reply #4 on: May 14, 2006, 09:04:11 PM »
Three quarters of the way down on this page:
http://www.wholesale-glass-dealer.com/products/eyecup/eyecup0331.htm

Rosso = Reproduction

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« Reply #5 on: May 14, 2006, 09:19:56 PM »
Strewth :o
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« Reply #6 on: May 15, 2006, 07:26:53 AM »
What's the name of the other big glass reproduction sellers in the US - starts with AA?

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« Reply #7 on: May 15, 2006, 07:55:26 AM »
Well there's AA Imports and Castle Reproductions, but I'm going to buck the trend a little here and stand up for Rossos!

Rosso don't only trade in wholesale reproduction glass. They also sell Fenton Art Glass. Rosso are not covert about their activities in any way - their website is very clear. I have bought some lovely pieces of contemporary glass from them in the past.  They have many well-made and affordable items.

The problems of any reproduction glass come when the pieces change hands a few times.........

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« Reply #8 on: May 15, 2006, 07:45:02 PM »
Thanks for all your help folks, that will teach me to do my homework before i buy.  :roll:

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« Reply #9 on: May 15, 2006, 07:54:27 PM »
Which book did you consult for the mark?
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