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Murano & Italy Glass / Re: Bizantino Murano
« Last post by ardy on Today at 03:19:44 AM »
I particularly like the vase on the left. Envy - -
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Murano & Italy Glass / Re: Happy Birthday made with Murrine
« Last post by ardy on Today at 03:17:18 AM »
Anyone would be happy to own it.
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Murano & Italy Glass / Re: Murano Vase....unknown maker
« Last post by ardy on Today at 03:15:59 AM »
Can you post a close up of the label it might give a better indication.
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Murano & Italy Glass / Re: Murano? Artist? Year?
« Last post by ardy on Today at 03:14:38 AM »
The label looks like it is a general murano label and hard to ID to any particular maker. Have a look in the labels files at the top of this page.

Good news is that it appears to be Murano and not a chinese imitation!
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Glass Animals & Figurines / Re: Glass sculpture
« Last post by Anne on Today at 12:29:26 AM »
All resized images now added to Antonio's posts across this topic. I hope they are helpful in providing an ID. :)
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Glass Paperweights / Paul Ysart ???
« Last post by casalibre on Yesterday at 10:36:06 PM »
On ebay is running:
https://www.ebay.de/itm/332718471304?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649
or:
eBay-Artikelnummer:
332718471304
Is that really a Paul Ysart or is it an other Caithness?
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Glass / Re: Is this a Georgian rummer type glass?
« Last post by flying free on Yesterday at 09:51:50 PM »
Hi, what are the similarities you see please?

I have a couple of Walsh tumblers and they are quite different to the one you show, both in terms of cut and also the way the engraved design is done.  The shape is a similar bonnet shape though, but cutting and design very different.
I'm just wondering if perhaps they are different because of age when produced perhaps?
Mine are marked Walsh iirc.
The Walsh fruiting vine pattern I think is typified by a particular marker to the way it's engraved (open to correction here).  Your fruiting vine pattern doesn't appear to be engraved with that marker. But it is difficult to tell on the photos.
Have you checked the base to see if yours are signed Walsh?  They might well be,it can be very difficult to see the Walsh stamp so best to look for it under very bright light.


I have the Walsh book but it is incredibly difficult to look up their designs as the patterns are so tiny,and no time at the mo to check.

m

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Scandinavian Glass / Re: Bertil Vallien signed Vase
« Last post by Dubarry on Yesterday at 06:24:13 PM »
Thanks for all your help Jonas.

Kind regards
Barry
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Glass / Crystal vase, very heavy mid-century?
« Last post by agth on Yesterday at 05:49:28 PM »
Hello :) Could you please help me to identify this vase? It's very heavy, probably crystal. I will be grateful for any suggestion.
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Glass Paperweights / Re: PART 2. ID? Help please
« Last post by marc on Yesterday at 04:31:27 PM »
Hi frnkvdw,

I think it is a Bohemian spider, the central bubble is the body and the white stripes are the legs.  c 1900-1930.

Regards.
Marc
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