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Author Topic: Vasart paperweight ?? ID = Perthshire Paperweights, PP32 design  (Read 830 times)

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Vasart paperweight ?? ID = Perthshire Paperweights, PP32 design
« on: November 01, 2014, 11:20:20 AM »
 Hi all, this weight is 2" wd with a ruby ground and sits on a flat nipple,i'm having trouble posting my photo's at the mo, so may have to do one at a time.

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Re: Vasart paperweight ??
« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2014, 11:21:59 AM »
another one.

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Re: Vasart paperweight ??
« Reply #2 on: November 01, 2014, 11:23:16 AM »
 ahh ,i think i've found the trouble maker.

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Re: Vasart paperweight ??
« Reply #3 on: November 01, 2014, 11:26:22 AM »
Sorry about all that,i have a close up that won't post,but any way the last photo shows a 1cm flat nipple the weight sits on.any thoughts many thanks.

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Re: Vasart paperweight ??
« Reply #4 on: November 01, 2014, 11:59:54 AM »
Hi.

It is a Perthshire PP32 design for 1981 or 1982 (the centre cane is probably an N for 1982).

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Re: Vasart paperweight ??
« Reply #5 on: November 01, 2014, 12:15:52 PM »
 :)Thanks Alan,not the rarest of weights i suppose,but i think i'll still do a Marco Tardelli around the garden ;).

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Re: Vasart paperweight ??
« Reply #6 on: November 01, 2014, 06:50:12 PM »
Did they change the layout Alan?  Of the 2 sold on ebay, they are both the same layout, which is different to this.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Vintage-Perthshire-PP32-1978-millefiori-glass-paperweight-presse-papiers-/271610761239?pt=UK_Art_Glass&hash=item3f3d435017

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Re: Vasart paperweight ??
« Reply #7 on: November 01, 2014, 06:50:49 PM »
Ha, just noticed you sold that one :)

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Re: Vasart paperweight ??
« Reply #8 on: November 01, 2014, 10:04:51 PM »
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Hi Ian.  It was one of their 'designs' that changed most years it was issued - and in a given year, some were facetted, some were not...

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