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Offline cgc3103

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Any ideas on country, era, manufacturer?
« on: October 24, 2022, 12:51:23 PM »
Hoping someone can help.

Size is 9cm x 6cm.

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Re: Any ideas on country, era, manufacturer?
« Reply #1 on: November 16, 2022, 06:06:33 PM »
Possibly French circa 1st half of the 20th Century.

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Re: Any ideas on country, era, manufacturer?
« Reply #2 on: November 16, 2022, 06:27:45 PM »
Do you think it could be from Meisenthal?

The one below has similar foliage.
https://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedia/antique-floral-paperweight-probably-1889555507

I'm not sure if Meisenthal is a glass works or just an area where multiple factories were situated. Anyone know?

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Re: Any ideas on country, era, manufacturer?
« Reply #3 on: November 16, 2022, 09:01:59 PM »
There is also some resemblance to Portuguese paperweights of the mid to late 20th century. 
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