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Offline Tigerchips

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« on: July 26, 2006, 08:44:51 PM »
I bought these glasses hoping it would match my jug, they didn't.  :roll:
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-2486

The crackle glass jug (shown in a previous post) is a different colour green but the purple is the same.
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-1078

They both have bubbles in them, though the bubbles on the jug seem to be more controlled. They all have a rough pontil and the glass is very thick.

Any clues please?

Thanks, Tony.


Offline Catisfaction

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« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2006, 04:45:59 AM »
Hi Toni, your glasses are definately recent mexican glass, I'd think the pitcher is too but i'm not positive about that one. :)


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« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2006, 09:05:23 PM »
That manganise purple and cobalt blue are sure give aways along with the "bulky" technique.

I agree they are surely mexican or made to look like mexican glass.


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« Reply #3 on: August 10, 2006, 07:21:42 AM »
Thanks for your replies.  :D


 

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