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Glass / Re: Uncommon piano insulator identification
« Last post by Ailurophile on Today at 02:48:33 PM »
All I can say to that is Cor!
Glass / Re: Uncommon piano insulator identification
« Last post by thewingedsphinx on Today at 11:54:57 AM »
thanks for your comments, my initial thoughts were of an American pattern it does not light up with a uv torch.
The only similarities with others I have is with this Molineaux and Webb one, they both have gadroons and pimples? Sorry my knowledge of how to describe these pieces is still in its infancy.
Kind regards
Glass Paperweights / Re: Signature identification please
« Last post by w8happiness on Today at 10:56:35 AM »
Hi Mario,

I would suggest Remis, a producer in Lithunia

kind regards from Austria
Glass / Re: Uncommon piano insulator identification
« Last post by Ailurophile on Today at 10:45:19 AM »
Gosh, that is strangely fancy for something likely to be knocked but I can't think of what else it might be.  The dark green colour & design elements are typical of much early American glass - you could try the EAPG web pages.  Sorry I can't help more.  Wish they were mine :)
Nice pictures and a very good visual of the colour changes under lighting.

British & Irish Glass / Re: Opaline celery vase - ID = Davidson
« Last post by agincourt17 on Today at 10:06:28 AM »
Bryn, I think it's from Davidson's RD 320124, registered on 10 June1898 (and part of their '1899 suite').


Does it not have the embossed RD number on it somewhere?

Glass / Re: Registered Designs and Design Lookup Requests
« Last post by Ailurophile on Today at 05:35:31 AM »
If you can find 794358 I'd be most grateful.   Presumably 1930s, it is somewhere between a Straw Dispenser & a Giant Sugar ditto.
Glass / Re: Blenko/Kosta Boda/Iitala? And what are they for?
« Last post by kwqd on Today at 03:32:07 AM »
Thanks Anne! I have also have a masters in computer science and worked in IT for 25 years before retiring, so didn't have a problem getting it done. I added it to the Japanese Labels folder of the Labels, Marks and Signatures folder, since we know it is a Japanese label, even though we don't know the maker.
Glass / Re: Lamp information please
« Last post by tremblas on Yesterday at 11:45:19 PM »
France / Re: Daum Vase - César Baldaccini.
« Last post by Anne Tique on Yesterday at 11:43:57 PM »
Just to add … found out yesterday that this vase is from a series called 'Agora', still attributed to him, CB,  but can't confirm it yet.
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