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Offline Sue C

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Re: Floor decanter
« Reply #10 on: January 24, 2007, 02:19:49 PM »
Errr Sue, is that a whitefriars pink bubble vase hiding up on your cupboard's :-\


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Re: Floor decanter
« Reply #11 on: January 24, 2007, 02:41:07 PM »
Poisson volante duly noted  ;D ;)


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Re: Floor decanter
« Reply #12 on: January 25, 2007, 09:54:40 AM »
 ;D

Hi Sue, It's not pink, it's amethyst. There is one burst bubble inside :-[

Is it of any value or interest? (or would it be if it were perfect?)
I paid £5, a long time ago, didn't know what it was, decorative value only.

Christine - ;) I take it that's the right sort of fish?
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Re: Floor decanter
« Reply #13 on: January 25, 2007, 12:30:13 PM »
Yes apart from his lack on the uranium front  ;)


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Re: Floor decanter
« Reply #14 on: January 25, 2007, 01:58:07 PM »
;D

Hi Sue, It's not pink, it's amethyst. There is one burst bubble inside :-[

Is it of any value or interest? (or would it be if it were perfect?)
I paid £5, a long time ago, didn't know what it was, decorative value only.

Christine - ;) I take it that's the right sort of fish?
Well i'm interested :) dont know if it has any value, i like the colour, and it look's bubbly :-\


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Re: Floor decanter
« Reply #15 on: January 25, 2007, 03:08:12 PM »
 ;D
But you think it's WF? I sort of did, but I got it when I was id'ing WF by the big, round, polished pontil-mark...... :D ::)

I've certainly never seen another one.

I've got a much, much nicer amethyst bubbly bowl/vase, cased, perfect. I think it's Webb Corbett, though. Sorry, camerally challenged.

Sorry about the lack of geiger interest Lynne, but as you can see, I have a good use for it. You can tell the sex of the fish??????????? :o
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Re: Floor decanter
« Reply #16 on: January 25, 2007, 03:25:11 PM »
 :o :o :o YOU CAN TELL THE SEX OF THE FISH!! blimey some vet's can't even do that with live fish, the glass maker must have been having fun when they made it  ;)

I dont know if it's WF, but it looks quite nice, i wouldn't mind it on my windowsill  :)( err the amathyst vase i mean :-[)


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Re: Floor decanter
« Reply #17 on: January 26, 2007, 12:24:43 PM »
 :-[ >:D
I thought it was you could sex a fish - you referred to it as "he"!
(Besides, I thought they had cloacae, which look the same in both)

Modified:-sorry, me that's confused, Lynne can sex fish, not you, Sue!

 ;D Anyway, back on subject, Sue! I've had a look in the Lesley Jackson WF book, and I can't find that vase. It might not be WF.

Dimensions are:- 9.25" tall, 7.75" wide at the rim, 4.5" wide at the base. It is cased, the glass is fairly thin, considering it's bubbly, about 6mm. Being camerally challenged, I can't get more pics, sorry.

It's not a practical beast. The burst bubble is there, I imagine, because the glass is so thin and somebody has stupidly actually USED it.
It is the sort of thing I'd use as a small wastepaper bin, if it weren't for the thinness. It's pretty big.
Cheers, Sue (M)

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Re: Floor decanter
« Reply #18 on: January 26, 2007, 01:09:56 PM »
Oh well Sue, never mind, still a nice vase though, i like the colour, maybe some one will recognise it one day.


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Re: Floor decanter
« Reply #19 on: January 26, 2007, 01:56:23 PM »
You both confused, Sue and Sue,  ;D ;D It's me sexing the fish. he just sort of looks butch rather than girly

 



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