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France / MOVED: St. Louis pressed trinket tray
« Last post by Anne on Today at 11:19:39 PM »
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Glass / MOVED: signed carafe
« Last post by Anne on Today at 11:17:39 PM »
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Malta Glass / Re: signed carafe
« Last post by rosieposie on Today at 10:53:30 PM »
It looks like quite a modern piece from the numbers on the base,  so Mdina Glass might help you if you email them with a picture of your glass and the base... they are still producing.
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Lustrousstone-

Here is a new photo taken at a similar angle to the Etsy-listed serving platter for comparison
-  the very distinctive "C"-shaped blocks, oblongs and deep groves etc. appear to match exactly (?)
...or are there other features detailed in Newhall's book that are absent/different ?

 - was this pattern reproduced by other companies?
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Glass / Re: Blue milk glass toothpick holder
« Last post by Paul S. on Today at 08:20:05 PM »
not that I'd know the difference between authentic and copies, but can we be sure this one isn't an Avon production  -  they are known to have copied some Victorian milk glass patterns?
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Glass / Re: Is this a Nuutajarvi vase?
« Last post by essi on Today at 07:59:47 PM »
Have just seen an image in Finnish glass lives 4 which shows an item of glass very similar to yours.
It is by Heikki Orvola 1996, described as fixed blown, sandblasted, cast and polished.
Hope this is of some use.
Tim 
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Glass / Blue milk glass toothpick holder
« Last post by SNJ on Today at 05:47:35 PM »
Anyone recognise the maker, please?

2" tall, hobnail lower half, scrolls against a stippled ground top half and even a moulded pattern on the underside which seems a little unnecessary!

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Malta Glass / Re: Is this a real Michael Harris signature?
« Last post by Vitreo94 on Today at 05:38:18 PM »
I also agree and believe this to be genuine :)
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Scandinavian Glass / Re: Iittala Festivo
« Last post by chopin-liszt on Today at 04:00:10 PM »
Thanks for the info.  :)
There is really no comparison of the qualities. Iittala wins outright.
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Glass / Re: Whitefriars duck - Sky Blue
« Last post by Marc1976 on Today at 03:30:54 PM »
Don't really discuss values here (it's quite subjective) but there was one finished on eBay yesterday and there's two still running at the moment.
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