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Rose Pink Daisy and Button Tumble Up Hobbs?
« Reply #10 on: November 13, 2006, 02:25:02 AM »
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« Reply #11 on: November 14, 2006, 10:38:10 PM »
Here they are. Sorry for the photo quality, but I'm hoping it will be enough for an ID or at least for a new direction in which to search. I haven't found a company that made Daisy & Button in this rose pink color. The bottle is still a little dirty inside, so I would look to the tumbler for the true color of the glass.
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Rose Pink Daisy and Button Tumble Up Hobbs?
« Reply #12 on: November 14, 2006, 10:51:35 PM »
This one will do it for you:

http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/thumbnails.php?album=262

But I can't help with an ID  :oops:  sorry.
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« Reply #13 on: November 14, 2006, 10:59:22 PM »
Thanks Della, I have corrected the original posting and deleted the incorrect link.

KSilverMoore: when posting a link, there's no need to use the 'url' tags - just slap in the address as it stands.
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Rose Pink Daisy and Button Tumble Up Hobbs?
« Reply #14 on: November 16, 2006, 02:28:48 AM »
Hello:

I have no idea who made this set, but I do know who didn't - Hobbs Brockunier.  Hobbs made a version of Daisy & Button in the mid 1880s long before this tumble up was produced.

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« Reply #15 on: November 16, 2006, 04:32:33 PM »
Yes, I was just being hopeful about Hobbs. Pink seems like a later color in daisy & button. The only item I've seen in pink daisy & button, aside from a fenton shoe in a totally different shade of pink, is a dresser set, but it doesn't have the curtain-like decoration that mine has. At this time, I'm guessing this set is from the depression era--as late as the 1940s. I would be very surprised if it was made later than this. Can anyone rule out Brockowitz too? Or suggest who might be the maker?


 

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