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Re: Scandi or not? One ? Two yes. Three no!
« Reply #20 on: January 09, 2011, 04:48:31 PM »
Found this label on a bird (if I remember correctly): http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-12014

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Re: Scandi or not? One ? Two yes. Three no!
« Reply #21 on: January 09, 2011, 11:04:48 PM »
thanks Px and John!  So from px's reply I take it they are all one and the same  but have changed their name as time has gone on?
It's a very convoluted world this glass world ;D
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Re: Scandi or not? One ? Two yes. Three no!
« Reply #22 on: March 12, 2011, 02:34:56 PM »
Just for reference here is that Lasilandia bird, quite chunky at about 17cm in length.

The first file name is the Welsh way of spelling it......

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Re: Scandi or not? One ? Two yes. Three no!
« Reply #23 on: March 13, 2011, 07:39:49 PM »
ooh I love that!  very stylised, great texture and colour.
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Re: Scandi or not? One ? Two yes. Three no!
« Reply #24 on: June 16, 2011, 02:31:08 PM »
Seem to have discovered this thread by accident....how did I ever miss it?????  :thud:
I collect these birds in a BIG way and have lots of them!!  I like the blue one John....have you got others like it?
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Re: Scandi or not? One ? Two yes. Three no!
« Reply #25 on: June 16, 2011, 02:46:17 PM »
You already have a large collection of these birds Rosie? or is that a typo?
and John, how come I've not seen this beastie before? Have I been remiss going through your albums? :huh:
Have you other amazing collections I know nothing about???????????
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Re: Scandi or not? One ? Two yes. Three no!
« Reply #26 on: June 16, 2011, 03:03:32 PM »
No typo Sue,  I have about a dozen or more.....all different and all beautiful.  They are hollow blown with a glass gather added to form the neck and head......often sold as Oiva Toikka,  but they are not.  Have you got any of them?  I have a picture of them somewhere here on the GMB,  but can't remember where or in what context! 
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Re: Scandi or not? One ? Two yes. Three no!
« Reply #27 on: June 16, 2011, 03:37:27 PM »
I haven't got any no, Rosie, I've never heard of, or seen any before.
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Re: Scandi or not? One ? Two yes. Three no!
« Reply #28 on: June 16, 2011, 05:02:51 PM »
My albums don't include every bit of glass I have had pass through my sticky mitts Sue. I did not always keep a photographic record, the Lasilandia Bird was one of those bits but in this case it was rehomed with a friend so I have been able to get these snaps.

I have lots of photos of Riihimaki vases and a fair few of those big Italian decorative bottles (most of which I have posted here on the message board at one time or another).

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Re: Scandi or not? One ? Two yes. Three no!
« Reply #29 on: June 16, 2011, 05:37:51 PM »
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I keep forgetting you foster then re-home bits of glass John  :kissy: - I simply adopt.
Cheers, Sue (M)

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And there WOULD have been peace on earth.

 



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