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Offline Pinkspoons

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Re: British Licensed Gulvases....
« Reply #10 on: March 25, 2007, 12:24:03 AM »
The clear and smoke ones already fetch considerably less on eBay than those with Holmegaard colours, so I think many serious collectors are already aware that they're not strictly Holmegaard.

However, I don't think it will alter the value of the dark blue and amber ones as they're indistinguishable from the Danish-made Holmegaard models. It may make labelled vases that bit more desirable, though.


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Re: British Licensed Gulvases....
« Reply #11 on: March 25, 2007, 12:57:43 AM »
Guess which colour mine is.   ::)

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Re: British Licensed Gulvases....
« Reply #12 on: March 25, 2007, 01:00:09 AM »
 :'( The one Mum smashed was a dark green. If only it had been smoky grey...


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Re: British Licensed Gulvases....
« Reply #13 on: March 25, 2007, 01:04:45 AM »
If you bought it because you like it, rather than an investment, then it's still all good, Max..

After all, the only difference between a Cascade and a Holmegaard, besides colour, is that one was made in Copenhagen and t'other was probably made in Rotherham.  ;D

How big is your vase, btw Max? I also need to figure out the range of available sizes from Cascade. I did once find a tiny amber Gulvase (from memory, approx. 15cm tall) at an antique fair for £1, but I had literally just spent my last pennies.  ::)


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Re: British Licensed Gulvases....
« Reply #14 on: March 25, 2007, 09:32:54 AM »
OH dear, I just looked at the last Gulvase I sold..... the height was right, at 10 inches, so I was happy, but it was grey/smoke colour......

Still, the buyer was happy so I suppose I shall just have to know for next time.

I wonder what the right wording would be now for these?



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Re: British Licensed Gulvases....
« Reply #15 on: March 25, 2007, 11:29:29 AM »
Nic, here's mine: http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-5868 

It's between 9.75" and 10" in height.  :)

PS:  Please take note that my glass shelves have been cleaned!!!  ;D

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Re: British Licensed Gulvases....
« Reply #16 on: March 25, 2007, 01:06:42 PM »
I've got a smoke one too, exactly 10", but it's much more 'brown' smoke coloured than Max's (which looks a nice grey)  ???
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Re: British Licensed Gulvases....
« Reply #17 on: March 25, 2007, 01:24:14 PM »


PS:  Please take note that my glass shelves have been cleaned!!!  ;D



(pats Max on the back, and gives her a housework gold star....)

(please don't come round and look at mine..... ::))


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Re: British Licensed Gulvases....
« Reply #18 on: March 25, 2007, 03:22:39 PM »
Thanks for the picture/info, Max. :)

Robbo. I've seen the browny-grey ones too - I'm not sure if they're Cascade also, but they do seem to pop up for sale almost exclusively in the UK. There's still LOTS of poking around to do for definitive answers.


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Re: British Licensed Gulvases....
« Reply #19 on: March 25, 2007, 03:55:27 PM »
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-5886

Cascade Glass label on a Dansk lookalike candleholder.
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