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Offline Simone

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Paradise finally arrived
« on: May 23, 2006, 01:10:04 PM »
I finally got Allan and Harry's 1/1 Paradise, which is spectacular!

(http://www.graphix4you.com/paperweights/paradise-1.jpg)

(http://www.graphix4you.com/paperweights/paradise-10.jpg)

Closeup 1
Closeup 2
Slightly to the left
Slightly to the right
Catching the different cuts
Side view
Women and cats will do as they please,
and men and dogs should get used to the  idea.


Offline Leni

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Paradise finally arrived
« Reply #1 on: May 23, 2006, 01:17:41 PM »
:D  :D  :D Fantastic!  (http://www.smileys.ws/smls/action/00000033.gif) (http://www.smileys.ws/smls/action/00000033.gif) (http://www.smileys.ws/smls/action/00000033.gif)

The Facetting is amazing, isn't it?  I think Allan told me it was done by a chap named Martin Murray.  He's clearly a star as well as Allan and Harry!  

Lucky you, Simone!   :twisted:  :wink:
Leni


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Paradise finally arrived
« Reply #2 on: May 23, 2006, 07:39:52 PM »
Wow! Simone it's truly gorgeous - well done on getting hold of that. I can see why you want to keep it by you.  8)


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Simone's Paradise
« Reply #3 on: May 25, 2006, 01:52:49 AM »
Simone,

That weight is Spectacular!
Congrats on a Fine acquisition!
Everything about it is simply superb.
I have a Gordon Smith weight with a diamond cut done by Ed Poore here in the states. It's over 300 KB so I can't upload it here but can email it to you off list if you contact me at   m1asmith @ aol com
Ed remarked to me that such a cut is very difficult & time consuming.
He and now, Martin Murray, are the only 2 cutters I know of to have executed such a cut.


 

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