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Glass Paperweights / Perthshire paperweight ID help please
« Last post by davek on September 18, 2014, 09:44:27 PM »
Hello all. I was hoping to get some ID help with this Perthshire Limited Edition (I assume) weight. It has a P 2001 date cane and is in scribed with 58.
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Glass / Re: Large lead crystal bark vase - Scandinavian?
« Last post by Frank on September 18, 2014, 08:55:44 PM »
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Glass Paperweights / Re: paperweight help
« Last post by boxed on September 18, 2014, 08:21:08 PM »
Hi guys
Thankyou for all comments
Quick question - Is it possible to have the paperweight fixed
Abd if so is it expensive?
Regards
B
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Glass Paperweights / Re: paperweight help
« Last post by incazzatonero on September 18, 2014, 08:16:24 PM »
 In my opinion defenitly Paul Ysart.
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Glass / Re: Odd Shaped Owl Vase - Any ideas???
« Last post by Jazzy64 on September 18, 2014, 07:24:00 PM »
Hi,

Many thanks for your replies!

The base colour of the vase is a deep green and the outside colour of the vase varies from a bronzy colour to maroon and then depending where the light hits the vase it turns into a green or gold.

It is a very cute little thing!

:)
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Glass / ID Help please
« Last post by Smukketing on September 18, 2014, 07:01:28 PM »
Hello,

I have recently acquired this vase at a local thrift store. I have seen it on eBay attributed to Tamara Aladin but Iím not even sure if it is scandinavian at all.
 
The vase is approx. 28,5 cm high, no mark or label.
 
If anyone could help with an ID I would be very thankful.

thanks in advance
 
Martin
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Glass / Re: Possibly not Chinese?
« Last post by Mr. Turnip on September 18, 2014, 06:08:56 PM »
Thank you Lustrousstone, well there's a thing! Wouldn't have thought of that - I know almost nothing about Japanese glass. Looking at the Google images I see what you mean about the colours. I also have at least one other vase which may also be Japanese then. 
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Glass / Re: Possibly not Chinese?
« Last post by Lustrousstone on September 18, 2014, 06:02:33 PM »
I might start with Japan for that colour palette; Hineri, Kamei?
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Glass / Possibly not Chinese?
« Last post by Mr. Turnip on September 18, 2014, 05:58:26 PM »
Have just acquired these two rainbow lovelies. Really nice colours and condition. And for a change there are some signs of ageing on the bases, and the ground pontils are nice 'n shiny. So not at all matte in appearence! I reckon they are probably Czech as the colours are very nice and a bit Chribska-ish. I'm guessing by the scratched bases they could be 1960s. Small one is 200mm and larger one is 230mm. I wasn't so keen on these when I got them but once washed and put in the daylight they're really nice.

Any information welcome, I've not been able to find anything on 'net or in my reference books.
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Glass / VERY LARGE but not that heavy...?
« Last post by Mr. Turnip on September 18, 2014, 05:49:39 PM »
Ok, another large vase. This is 500mm tall and one of a pair. Not massively heavy or thick glass, cased white inside. Has some bits of copper coloured aventurene. Nice colours. The bottom has been ground with a matte finish and does have a matte ground pontil (I hardly want to say this but I just have, I can't deny it - you can see it in the picture).

My only hope here that it is maybe not (for a change) Ch****e is that it is not as heavy as one might expect. I've not been able to find anything similar. Maybe another one of those mysterious non Murano 'Murano' vases made in Italy? Any opinions welcome.
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