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Offline Lisak321

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Carnival Glass - Photos for Angela
« on: July 31, 2006, 07:17:21 PM »
Here are a couple of photos for you of my parents carnival glass bowl. They have two but this one is of better quality I believe. It's not as dark as I had remembered - more deep orange with purple sheen. The base is very dark purple underneath - I have another photo of this which captures the colour quite well. I haven't managed to upload it but will do that next!

It originally belonged to my father's mum and was given to her as a wedding gift in the 1930s. Sadly it's not on display and my parents are thinking of selling it now.

I hope you like the photos - the close up has come out quite well!

http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-2740
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-2739


Offline Lisak321

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Carnival Glass - underside photo
« Reply #1 on: July 31, 2006, 07:24:25 PM »
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-2741

Here is the photograph of the bowl from underneath.

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Offline Glen

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Carnival Glass - Photos for Angela
« Reply #2 on: August 01, 2006, 02:48:57 PM »
Lovely photos of a very pretty piece. It's Fenton's "Holly" with a 3 in 1 edge. The base colour appears to be amethyst, but I can't tell for certain.

Glen
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