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Offline robbo

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Help with Pressed Glass Dishes
« on: August 08, 2006, 07:33:20 PM »
I bought these dishes today, a set of four.

http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-2816

They could be uranium? I'm unsure. I just liked the geometric design.

Diameter is c. 12cm

As always, many thanks for any help!

robbo
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Offline Lustrousstone

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« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2006, 08:01:31 PM »
Can't tell if they're uranium from the pic and my UV light won't reach that far. Nice though :lol:


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« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2006, 08:27:42 PM »
Hi robbo,
in any case Saxonia, maybe Brockwitz just grant me a glimpse on my sites please  :shock:  :wink:
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« Reply #3 on: August 08, 2006, 08:31:26 PM »
NO - it is not what I had thaught ... :roll:  :roll:  :oops:  very sorry to keep you waiting
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Offline robbo

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Help with Pressed Glass Dishes
« Reply #4 on: August 08, 2006, 10:42:02 PM »
Thanks everyone - I know I must get a UV light

If it helps, an addition to my description. The base is "frosted" underneath and part of the sides (on the outside). I think the rim is reheated/firepolished.

I can post additional photos if needed!

Many thanks,
robbo.
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