No-one likes general adverts, and ours hadn't been updated for ages, so we're having a clear-out and a change round to make the new ones useful to you. These new adverts bring in a small amount to help pay for the board and keep it free for you to use, so please do use them whenever you can, Let our links help you find great books on glass or a new piece for your collection. Thank you for supporting the Board.

Author Topic: Dino Martens Lamp?  (Read 228 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline brucebanner

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 1563
    • Victorian glass
    • United Kingdom
Dino Martens Lamp?
« on: February 26, 2017, 07:55:50 PM »
I'm sure this is from the 50's due to the wiring and lamp fitting, the rust and dirt when i took it apart.

The glass is 12 inches in height and the whole thing 24 inches in height, the base looks poorly cast as does the the stand.

The glass on the rim and base has be left rough cut.

Several online described as being designed by Dino Martens but is it?.

Any thoguht's welcome regards Chris.
Chris Parry

Offline antiquerose123

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 3223
  • Gender: Female
  • The Best #1 Forum On the Net, right here !!!
Re: Dino Martens Lamp?
« Reply #1 on: March 01, 2017, 09:15:29 PM »
 I would say that it is Dino Martens in My opinion.  I have seen this called things like : mezza filigrana // Mezza-Filigrana Bianca Nera //  Fasce Bianco Nero design, but I myself am not sure of the correct words.  Just have seen these swirls by him in these colors.

Something like it CLICK HERE AND ALSO * HERE
:fwr: Rose
"People who live in Glass houses should not throw stones"       ::)

Offline ardy

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 586
  • Gender: Male
Re: Dino Martens Lamp?
« Reply #2 on: March 21, 2017, 01:15:26 AM »
I am thinking it is genuine as well. All though there are many copies of his designs out there, you do not see the quality of the swirls and the balance at the bottom this one has. A gorgeous piece of glass and a keeper in my world.
Clean and Crisp a Murano twist.
Archimede tops my list.

Offline antiquerose123

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 3223
  • Gender: Female
  • The Best #1 Forum On the Net, right here !!!
Re: Dino Martens Lamp?
« Reply #3 on: May 17, 2017, 05:57:44 AM »
A keeper I would say for sure !!
:fwr: Rose
"People who live in Glass houses should not throw stones"       ::)

 

Look for glass on
 ebay.co.uk 
Look for glass on
 eBay.com (US)

Link to Glass Encyclopedia
Link to Glass Museum


This Website is provided by Angela Bowey, PO Box 113, Paihia 0247, New Zealand