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Glass / Re: Green waterlily uranium glass vase.
« Last post by keith on Today at 12:01:31 AM »
As Paul says difficult to see, check the edge of the foot, usually where it's most worn, the last piece I found all that was left was a faded ..LSH, Great find  ;D
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British & Irish Glass / Re: Pink satin glass vase... ID = Sowerby 2437 drape vase
« Last post by Anne on Yesterday at 11:34:43 PM »
I have no idea Chris, Glen is the carnival queen so she'd be the one to ask that question of.    8)

14 years is probably getting on for a record, but we never close discussion topics like this as there is always something new to add. It was one of my earliest posts on the board, way back when I was a new kid on the block!  I still have my pink drape vase too. ;D
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Glass / Re: Monart bowl?
« Last post by Anne on Yesterday at 11:24:32 PM »
Is that the fabulous Ysart Glass book by Frank Andrews, Andy?  Frank's a long-standing member of this board.  8)
LINK
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Glass / Sommerso goose
« Last post by MichaelB on Yesterday at 10:45:27 PM »
I recently acquired a goose figurine as shown in the photos.  It has a dark brown neck and the body and casing around the neck is of uranium glass.  It stands 23cm high, is 31cm long and 8.5cm in width.  It weighs 2280g.  The dealer who sold it to me thought it was of Czech origin, possibly from Zelezny Brod.  I think he was thinking of Miloslav Janku's work.  But I am wondering if this is a piece by Archimede Seguso although the goose does not have the feet that Seguso often added to his birds.  There are no marks of any sort on the glass other than normal wear and tear to the base.  Any thoughts that you might have on the matter will be most gratefully received.
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Glass / Re: Green waterlily uranium glass vase.
« Last post by brucebanner on Yesterday at 10:23:59 PM »
Yes Paul looks like your right, thank's for that, no marks on it though, looks like it was made in several sizes, purple yellow and blue.
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Glass / Re: Greener creamer
« Last post by thewingedsphinx on Yesterday at 10:01:56 PM »
yes thanks Sid, Fred.
Your help is Appreciated.

I've now placed this on eBay as mentioned before we are reducing our collection and don't have much of this line.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Greener-Co-Pressed-Glass-Jug-1887-Victorian-Antique/173115460493?hash=item284e7c4b8d:g:g8sAAOSw8H1aZle7

Cheers Mike
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I just realised this post is coming up to 14 years old, is that a record?.


According to Charles Hajdamach it's called "rainbo lustre" he is missing the W could be a typing error?.
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Glass / Re: Green waterlily uranium glass vase.
« Last post by Paul S. on Yesterday at 09:55:31 PM »
looks like the Walsh 'Water lily, Iris and Bulrush' pattern to me Chris  - very good find  -  could very well be marked, but not an easy backstamp to find.
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Glass / Green waterlily uranium glass vase.
« Last post by brucebanner on Yesterday at 09:53:16 PM »
Really well made vase this one and has a Webbs look to it, as usual not signed and has been saved from the bin with an old repair to the foot neck, the foot looks like it has been off at some point, glows bright under UV.

10 inches in height, 4 inches across the rim and 4 1/2 inches across the base.

Impossible to take a good enough picture of the base which has a polished pontil

Any thought's welcome regards Chris.
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British & Irish Glass / Re: British-Made "Verlys" and "Hanots" glassware
« Last post by David E on Yesterday at 09:05:41 PM »
Very nice - I do like the variations that opalescent glass can give.
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