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Glass / Re: Dolphin footed or Gurnard footed toothpick holder
« Last post by Anne Tique on August 17, 2018, 08:47:20 PM »
Ok I'll do that, I guess the image should be fine.
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Glass / Re: Dolphin footed or Gurnard footed toothpick holder
« Last post by thewingedsphinx on August 17, 2018, 08:43:52 PM »
Yes, feel free to share the picture, if you would like a better quality one, let me know.

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Glass / Re: Dolphin footed or Gurnard footed toothpick holder
« Last post by Anne Tique on August 17, 2018, 08:38:11 PM »
Personally I would not know because at this time, la Belle Époque, style and trends were completely different, as i'm sure you know. In the Victorian Period everything had to be themed, so maybe it was a bit late in developing and following trends, but it did soon after, but I'm just guessing here.

If you like i can ask on a french forum and if you agree, i'll use the image above to illustrate.

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Glass / Re: Dolphin footed or Gurnard footed toothpick holder
« Last post by thewingedsphinx on August 17, 2018, 08:23:20 PM »
So for reference here are several Gurnard Footed pieces from France.
Rear left a White Portieux Vallerysthal 3 Footed Lidded Bowl from c1900 ish.
Rear right a Le Blanc c1897 Flint 3 Footed handled basket.
At the front several Sars Poteries 3 Footed spill vases or toothpick holders c1885.

I wonder why Gurnard feet were so popular?
Regards Mike
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Glass / MOVED: Lovely crystal bowl with bobble decoration Skandi???
« Last post by Anne on August 17, 2018, 05:29:29 PM »
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Murano & Italy Glass / MOVED: Glass Woman with Grapes...Seguso?
« Last post by Anne on August 17, 2018, 05:11:12 PM »
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Murano & Italy Glass / Re: Signoretti
« Last post by Anne on August 17, 2018, 05:09:47 PM »
Values are subjective so not something many here will commit themselves to as we are not appraisers.  It depends on the marketplace and who wants what you're selling on the day you sell it.
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Murano & Italy Glass / MOVED: Huge Bird Sculptures...Murano?
« Last post by Anne on August 17, 2018, 05:06:02 PM »
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Murano & Italy Glass / Reminder: re identification requests
« Last post by Anne on August 17, 2018, 05:04:50 PM »
Hi all, I'm finding requests for ID for items we don't know are Murano in this forum. Can I just remind everyone that if it doesn't have a label or signature and you want to know who made it (i.e. that it isn't cast iron guaranteed known as Murano-made) then you should post it into GLASS not into this forum. Thanks!
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