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Murano & Italy Glass / Re: Barovier and Toso Lamp
« Last post by ardy on October 21, 2018, 08:25:11 PM »
I am not sure John but it suits it perfectly. I have a lot of problems trying to find lampshades that suit. There is a limited supply of interesting ones. I have 2 great (not matched) Archimede Seguso lamps but cannot find the right lampshade for them.

Lamps are cheap compared to vases and large bowls, so I have bought around 15 of them and shuffle them around as the mood takes me THis one, however, is in the perfect place in the foyer of my house.

regards
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Bohemia, Czechoslovakia, Czech Republic, Austria / Re: Vase szech unknown.
« Last post by BE21AV on October 21, 2018, 07:40:52 PM »
Mark is molded.
No molding lines  are visible.

Thx
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Bohemia, Czechoslovakia, Czech Republic, Austria / Vase szech unknown.
« Last post by BE21AV on October 21, 2018, 05:19:55 PM »

Hello,
I bought this beautiful vase, the vase is only marked with --szechoslovakia -. Can anyone tell more about this vase .... Year, type, .... ??
Height 16cm and diameter 18 cm.

many thanks
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Glass / Re: Nazeing tumbler cloudy glass vase or other?
« Last post by Scott13 on October 21, 2018, 01:35:48 PM »

Hi,
Unfortunately I havenít got Hís book, but you can certainly feel the random bubbles on its inside
surface.
Hopefully youíll be able to see the seeds/bubbles in the glass (base and body) - there are also quite
a few impurities visible ( minute black specks)
Its top is also slightly oval in shape and it has quite thick wallsónot sure how relevant this is!
If it is a Nazeing piece, and thatís a big if, I suppose it could possibly be an early one!
Anyway, many thanks for your inputó much appreciated.

Scott
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Glass / Re: Flashed glass hand painted vase, Bohemian?
« Last post by flying free on October 21, 2018, 01:27:45 PM »
I would definitely hold onto it.
They aren't new and I think the enameling is different to anything I see on other items.

One day I'm sure we will find out where they were made and where they were enameled. 

And no - they are not practise pieces as far as I know.  I've seen one sold at auction and I also owned one (sold mine without knowing what it was - mistake)  all with the curious naive enamelling.


m
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Glass / can anyone help me identify this old glass jug
« Last post by gazza64 on October 21, 2018, 01:02:34 PM »
Hello to all, good morning.
Can someone please help me out on this little glass jug of my mothers. i have dabbled in glass for quite a few years, but after searching the  internet i can't seem to get any further.
It is around 3 inches high, and weighs 107g, it looks pretty crude in design and is not lead crystal, but it is hand blown. The gold leaf is looking a bit tired and has mostly worn off on the bottom of the jug.
If anyone could throw any light on it's age, origin etc i would greatly appreciate it, as i seem to be going around in circles on the net.

Kindest regards
Gary.
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Glass Paperweights / Re: Perthshire Paperweight with Ca in centre
« Last post by AJY on October 21, 2018, 09:58:15 AM »
I actually have two with the Ca in the centre.
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Glass Paperweights / Re: Perthshire Paperweight with Ca in centre
« Last post by AJY on October 21, 2018, 08:24:21 AM »
Hopefully hereís the image, bit of a fiddle on an iPad.
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Glass Paperweights / Re: Perthshire Paperweight with Ca in centre
« Last post by AJY on October 21, 2018, 07:31:50 AM »
Thanks Iíll work on that!
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Glass / Re: Flashed glass hand painted vase, Bohemian?
« Last post by Tigerchips on October 21, 2018, 07:24:42 AM »
Yeah, it does look like it now that i've seen pictures...

...if i'd known i probably wouldn't have bought it, lol.

I guess maybe i hold onto it for historical reasons.
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