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Posted 7 months ago

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LeahGoodwin
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This dainty Victorian epergne is one entire centerpiece and does not come apart. Blown of vaseline and opalescent glass. Opalescent is a panel pattern throughout both piece. Bowl has a nice crimped rim and the trumpet shaped vase also has crimped rim. Vase is applied in the center of the bowl and has applied pink rosettes with leaves on one side of the vase. Truth be told it glows neon green.

7-1/4" tall. Bowl has a 4-1/4" diameter rim and the base is 2-3/4" diameter. The rim on the trumpet shaped vase is 3-1/2" diameter.

This epergne is in Cyril Manley's, Decorative Victorian Glass book and is attributed to Burtles, Tate & Co., 19thC. Personally, I tend to believe it's Bohemian.

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  1. SEAN68 SEAN68, 7 months ago
    stunning darling :)
  2. LeahGoodwin LeahGoodwin, 7 months ago
    Man, you're quick on the love and compliment!!! Thank you, Sean. :)
  3. scottvez scottvez, 7 months ago
    A real beauty-- I concur that it is Bohemian.

    I have several vases that are very similar in style.

    scott
  4. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 7 months ago
    Great piece and I like your new picture...
  5. Shawnl86 Shawnl86, 7 months ago
    Ahh what an example of ART, the applied glass flowers and stem compliment the striped pattern very nicely, reminds me of a vase I posted a while back! I would love to get my hands on such a wonderful Epergne, but alas they are very rare and expensive! Maybe i'll find a deal someday if i'm lucky! :)
  6. LeahGoodwin LeahGoodwin, 7 months ago
    Hi Scott. Thank you for the vote. Like you, I have many examples in the same style. Glad you see what I see! :)

    Thank you, Nadia. You're very sweet. Love your smile! :)

    Hey Shawn. Thank you. Keep searching for your heart's desire. You have a beautiful collection and I love many pieces you have shared on CW. :)

    THANKS TO EVERYONE ELSE FOR THE LOVE! I really appreciate it. :)
  7. SEAN68 SEAN68, 7 months ago
    Your very welcome Leah :)
  8. LeahGoodwin LeahGoodwin, 7 months ago
    Morning, Sean! :) Hope you have a great day.
  9. TheRoper TheRoper, 7 months ago
    Wow! That's really, great piece!

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