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Author Topic: WHAT IS THIS PRESSED PATTERN CALLED? SCALLOPS AND HORSESHOES  (Read 1231 times)

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Offline janna

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recently posted query, but didn't know how to add a photo. i have two up, closeups of the pattern of this compote. here are the URLs.

(http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/albums/userpics/thumb_GLASSHORSESHOE3.jpg)
(http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/albums/userpics/thumb_GLASSHORSESHOE3A.jpg)

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WHAT IS THIS PRESSED PATTERN CALLED? SCALLOPS AND HORSESHOES
« Reply #1 on: June 20, 2006, 02:23:43 AM »
Janna, if you look below the gallery image you'll see a box that says File Information... the last but one line says URL - that's the line you need to copy and paste into your posts for the message. You don't even need to add the URL or the IMG tags to these URLS. :)

URLs corrected for you:
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-2340
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-2339

No idea who made your compote but it's rather nice.

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WHAT IS THIS PRESSED PATTERN CALLED? SCALLOPS AND HORSESHOES
« Reply #2 on: June 20, 2006, 04:33:51 AM »
Hello:

This comport is in the Admiral pattern produced by Bryce, Higbee & Co of Homestead, PA.  The pattern was introduced in 1899.  Apparently production was continued by the J.B. Higbee Glass Co. after they bought the assets of Bryce, Higbee in 1907.

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THANKS FOR THE ID!
« Reply #3 on: June 20, 2006, 02:00:57 PM »
What a pleasure to be able to have such a friendly helpful board. Wish I could buy you all a beer!!

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« Reply #4 on: June 20, 2006, 05:35:21 PM »
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