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Author Topic: Floral Carnival dish. ID please.  (Read 490 times)

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Offline Della

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Floral Carnival dish. ID please.
« on: December 05, 2006, 12:41:30 PM »
Hi All,

Does anyone know who made this diamond shaped dish and what the pattern is called? The colours are amazing, lots of purples and blues, but I can't capture them today as the weather is just not suitable. The base glass is amber.

(http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/albums/userpics/10026/thumb_cdiamond2.jpg)(http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/albums/userpics/10026/thumb_cdaimond.jpg)
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Floral Carnival dish. ID please.
« Reply #1 on: December 05, 2006, 01:16:31 PM »
Della, it's an Indiana Glass (PA, USA) piece - made circa the 1970s when they began to do their Carnival lines. I believe the pattern is known as Pineapple and Floral. The colour is their Iridised Gold and it really is an astonishingly lovely, vibrant effect, showing lots of violet and purple.

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« Reply #2 on: December 05, 2006, 01:35:01 PM »
As always, Glen, a very BIG thank you.  :D
I really thought that this one was American, but your knowledge never ceases to amaze me. I have looked at nearly all of the floral patterns that I could find, and still didn't find it!  :?
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