No-one likes general adverts, and ours hadn't been updated for ages, so we're having a clear-out and a change round to make the new ones useful to you. These new adverts bring in a small amount to help pay for the board and keep it free for you to use, so please do use them whenever you can, Let our links help you find great books on glass or a new piece for your collection. Thank you for supporting the Board.

Author Topic: 7" AMETHYST VASE - I.D. HELP PLEASE  (Read 149 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline LarryB

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 22
  • I'm new, please be gentle
    • Mdina, Chribska, Skrdlovice
    • UK
7" AMETHYST VASE - I.D. HELP PLEASE
« on: February 23, 2014, 11:47:50 AM »
Good day, This cased amethyst/clear 7" footed vase with suspended bubbles is very thick & heavy (approx 2.8kg) and measures 180mm high x 109mm wide x 91mm wide footed base. The rim is flame-polished, the base has a circular ground-out recess, and the walls are up to 17mm thick. From the base wear, it looks as though its no youngster. It has many of the characteristics of Whitefriars, but I can find no references in the catalogues, nor can I find a match against the other usual suspects. Can anyone help? It's a lovely, lovely piece, and so frustrating that it remains anonymous. Many thanks.

Support the Glass Message Board by finding a book via book-seek.com


 

Look for glass on
 ebay.co.uk 
Look for glass on
 eBay.com (US)

Link to Glass Encyclopedia
Link to Glass Museum


This Website is provided by Angela Bowey, PO Box 113, Paihia 0247, New Zealand