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Offline FeeBee

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Information Needed Please, RE Top Hat
« on: January 14, 2007, 08:16:05 PM »
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-4533
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-4534

Would be grateful for any information regarding this please.  Think it's been in our family for about 60 years, but apart from that, know nothing else about it.


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Re: Information Needed Please, RE Top Hat
« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2007, 08:24:45 PM »
These were made by the Ysart family in Perth Scotland, I have a website dedicated to their work and related work: www.ysartglass.com

You can see other examples of the work here: http://www.ysartglass.com/Indexcat03.htm
Read about Vasart in particular here: http://www.ysartglass.com/Ysart/Vasartglass.htm

As the site has several hundred pages I have a getting started page to guide you through the different aspects of the glass here http://www.ysartglass.com/Ysart/NewtoYsart.htm

You will find your tophat on the bowls catalogue, first page as design B015.

Enjoy learning  :) hopefully you will want more of this unique work, each piece is free blown (no moulds for shaping) and varies from other examples of the same design.
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Re: Information Needed Please, RE Top Hat
« Reply #2 on: January 14, 2007, 08:48:12 PM »
 ;D Yesssss, I'm finally beginning to recognise some Ysart - I saw this vase and thought it might be but was waiting for Frank to comment.  Well chuffed with myself.


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Re: Information Needed Please, RE Top Hat
« Reply #3 on: January 14, 2007, 10:11:34 PM »
Missing a link?? ???
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Re: Information Needed Please, RE Top Hat
« Reply #4 on: January 15, 2007, 09:21:56 AM »
If you refer to "You will find your tophat on the bowls catalogue, first page as design B015." I put no direct link in as it is on the catalogue page where I gave the link a few lines above.
Frank A.
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