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Author Topic: I.D on this inkbottle please  (Read 745 times)

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Offline millarart

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I.D on this inkbottle please
« on: January 12, 2014, 11:46:38 PM »
hi, I have someone who has an ink bottle with date cane 1848 , can anyone i.d the maker and any other info please
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Re: I.D on this inkbottle please
« Reply #1 on: January 12, 2014, 11:48:36 PM »
another pic
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Re: I.D on this inkbottle please
« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2014, 11:55:17 PM »
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Re: I.D on this inkbottle please
« Reply #3 on: January 13, 2014, 01:31:21 AM »
Baccarat DuPont era.  Early 1900's, I think a fairly uncommon piece.

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Re: I.D on this inkbottle please
« Reply #4 on: January 13, 2014, 10:04:34 AM »
thanks for reply, someone has suggested that it is a modern murano piece with a fake date cane
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Re: I.D on this inkbottle please
« Reply #5 on: January 13, 2014, 10:49:45 AM »
It is correct that there are also Murano weights with 1848 fake canes around, but these canes look different. The date canes looking like a Leibniz waterbiscuit are Dupont. Also the other canes are Dupont, not Murano.
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Re: I.D on this inkbottle please
« Reply #6 on: January 13, 2014, 12:01:50 PM »
It is correct that there are also Murano weights with 1848 fake canes around, but these canes look different. The date canes looking like a Leibniz waterbiscuit are Dupont. Also the other canes are Dupont, not Murano.
that's great news, thanks for your guys replies and help , I shall pass all onto owner
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Re: I.D on this inkbottle please
« Reply #7 on: January 13, 2014, 12:07:28 PM »
oh forgot to ask, if this is Dupont then are these still collectable since this would mean that the bottle would date more likely 1930s so the date cane would be a fake ?
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Re: I.D on this inkbottle please
« Reply #8 on: January 13, 2014, 12:32:32 PM »
ok ive just found lots of info on Baccarat/Dupont weights etc so thanks again guys for all your help
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Re: I.D on this inkbottle please
« Reply #9 on: January 13, 2014, 12:38:32 PM »
oh forgot to ask, if this is Dupont then are these still collectable .... ?

Depends on what you call "collectable": a rather similar one recently sold on ebay for US $650,00 (which I wouldn't pay - but someone did).

... so the date cane would be a fake ?

That's another point of discussion: some people defend this (usually in connection with Murano items) as "commemorative dates" (grandmother's year of birth and the like) ... to be honest: I call them fakes >:(.
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