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Author Topic: Purple glass vase signature - ID = Franz Austen Glas in Bodenmais  (Read 1369 times)

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Offline brucebanner

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Someone must have loved this enough to sign it, not sure why, it's a heavy piece of glass 6 3/4 inches in height.

Any help welcome regards Chris.
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Re: Purple glass vase signature help please.
« Reply #1 on: May 03, 2014, 05:22:52 PM »

itīs the signature of Franz Austen Glas in Bodenmais. They make lots of these mottled,
iridescent pieces:
Modern, but nicely executed IMHO.
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