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Glass / Re: Glass Fishbowl-type of tankard with handle
« Last post by pigpicker on Today at 06:51:32 PM »
Sorry - took a while to get back to this.

These glasses hold pretty much exactly a pint
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Thanks

100% not a marriage, the glass fits perfect as it sits on a silver plate base. Is it possible to find out when S&W started to make this sort of glass.


Roy
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Glass / Help ID Green Opalescent Glass Tumbler
« Last post by mhgcgolfclub on Today at 09:17:30 AM »
Help please to ID this green opalescent glass tumbler.

I cannot find anything similar, not even sure how old it is.
Not uranium glass.

Height 3.75"
Weight 222g

Thanks Roy
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Glass / Re: Vintage tumbler?
« Last post by Anne Tique on Today at 07:47:20 AM »
That looks more like it actually.
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Glass / Re: Vintage tumbler?
« Last post by mhgcgolfclub on Today at 04:35:01 AM »
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Glass / Re: Vintage tumbler?
« Last post by MHT on Yesterday at 07:55:12 PM »
Pretty sure I have seen these in a Sowerby catalogue, possibly 1885, haven't got mine to hand at the moment so I can't check.
I have seen similar items in at least two different sizes over the years.
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Glass / ID help. Caithness glass 1960's stem vase. O'Broin??
« Last post by Stan54 on Yesterday at 05:01:56 PM »
Can anyone assist in the identification of this vase.
It is just under 6" tall, cased at the base,could be twilight or soot in colour and is made of very thin glass.
I bought it in the North of Scotland.Could it be a early Domhall O'Broin piece??
I'm not sure, so any ideas would be appreciated.
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Glass / Re: Vintage tumbler?
« Last post by bat20 on Yesterday at 04:37:48 PM »
Thanks Anne,iíve Just done a serious measurement and the width is 7.7cm and the ht pretty much 10.2 although it has a slight lean,itís got to be I would say.If I were an optimist there could be a small O or D on the base,but this could be a slight blemish from the making.I love it and the seams work really well with whole aesthetic,itís got character.Thanks again :)
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Glass / Olive Green Claret Jug With Prunt on the Stopper Powell?
« Last post by LEGSY on Yesterday at 04:28:46 PM »
 :)
Thanks for looking i have been trying to get some evidence of a manufacturer on this item it reminds me of some Whitefriars glass although i have not had early powell decanters in the past so not too sure where or when it was made idea's please? 13" to top of stopper.approx.Polished pontil scar.
 :)
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Glass / Re: Vintage tumbler?
« Last post by Anne Tique on Yesterday at 03:40:50 PM »
VSL has got a goblet with the dimensions H 10,2 cm x D 7,6 cm. It has the same amount of 11 layers. Catalogued 1913 as 'marqued  nr 41' but i don't know how serious to take this, as unmarked items are not unusual. Designed around 1900.
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