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Author Topic: Pickle castor - jar identification requested  (Read 531 times)

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Offline Roz

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Pickle castor - jar identification requested
« on: February 18, 2007, 12:52:13 PM »
Hello,

I have a lovely complete pickle castor with an etched glass jar. The metal part of the castor is made by Brama, and I have researched Abrahams in the Stewarts' Davidson book. The jar is presumably not by Davidson though, as it has a little key raised on the base, as part of the mould. I can't find which glass maker used a little key as their trademark. Can anyone help?

The photos are in the Glass Gallery Queries album. I hope these are the links.

http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-5219
http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/displayimage.php?pos=-5220
Roz

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Offline David E

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Re: Pickle castor - jar identification requested
« Reply #1 on: February 18, 2007, 01:09:34 PM »
Roz, you might like to explore this thread, posted by Marcus.

http://www.glassmessages.com/index.php/topic,9404.msg79752.html#msg79752
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Re: Pickle castor - jar identification requested
« Reply #2 on: February 18, 2007, 02:20:25 PM »
Many thanks David. Found it - Putian Jinse Glassware, Shanghai. I didn't think to treat the jar as a bottle.

Roz

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