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Wire wrap holder and pink dish inquiry
« on: November 12, 2005, 01:01:38 AM »
Hello: My name is JoAnne and I have two items that I am seeking information.  I hope someone can help me or point me in right direction to get the info.  Thanks in advance for all your help.  Jo  

I added two pictures to tinypic.. not sure how I get them in here.


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Wire wrap holder and pink dish inquiry
« Reply #1 on: November 12, 2005, 01:41:44 AM »
Welcome JoAnne.  We have nice easy help for posting pictures to the board - see here: http://www.glassmessages.com/index.php/topic,6522.0.html. Do ask if you need more help. :)


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« Reply #2 on: November 12, 2005, 10:21:06 AM »
Hi: Thanks for the welcome. I think I may have this now.  Let's try.  This picture is of a butter dish bottom I think. The pink color is funny and it seems to have been applied after the glass was made.  Seems some has washed off but what remains seems like it will stay.


http://tinypic.com/flyd1c.jpg

This second pic is of a wire wrapped blown glass holder. Lots of bubbles in the glass.  The glass is formed around and takes the shape of the wire. The wire has rusted a bit in between glass and wire. The top seems to have been cut by hand.. Not a smooth edge

http://tinypic.com/flyfqq.jpg

http://tinypic.com/flydfm.jpg

Thanks again for your help


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« Reply #3 on: September 01, 2006, 12:40:54 PM »
i have a feeling that the wire cage glass (garden light?) , while loosely based on a French egg basket design, is a recent product out of India.
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