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Offline lyndhurst44

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Re: Riihimaki or not Riihimaki that is the question.
« Reply #20 on: January 18, 2007, 10:46:17 PM »
Hi Cathy,
It took  me a little while to find it but find it I did and it certainly seems to be my vase. Thanks a bunch.
Only the red one now and we are there!
Fill me in on the Mark Franks bit, are you saying he can't tell his Alsterfors from his Elma's.  ??? ;D ;D

Cheers,
Bryn (not Brian)


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Re: Riihimaki or not Riihimaki that is the question.
« Reply #21 on: January 18, 2007, 10:56:12 PM »
Needs confirmation from someone that it's the same vase, Bryn. Max and Pip, what do you think - is this Bryn's middle vase?

A better link is http://www.glasgaleriezindel.eu
Then choose Collections, Finland, and it's the tenth row, last image.



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Re: Riihimaki or not Riihimaki that is the question.
« Reply #22 on: January 18, 2007, 11:15:57 PM »
Hi Cathy,
I really think it is, only difference, of course, is the shade, not that that matters. That seems a very good site for distinguishing previously debatable pieces as well. Nice one. I think I'll put that on my favourites list.
Thanks a lot.

Bryn (not Brian)


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Re: Riihimaki or not Riihimaki that is the question.
« Reply #23 on: January 18, 2007, 11:37:41 PM »
Fill me in on the Mark Franks bit, are you saying he can't tell his Alsterfors from his Elma's.  ??? ;D ;D

All glass is usually either WF or Murano and on a recent programme he described a piece of LLadro porcelain as being from Italy  ::)  And in answer to Cathy, yes I'd say Bryn's vase was an Aimo Okkolin (probably late 1970's).


 

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