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Posted 3 years ago

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vetraio50
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A heavy French vase from Daum Frères of Nancy, France.
It has a great form for use with or without flowers.
The second photo shows the etched signature to the edge of this vase.
Can anyone help me with the date of this vase?
I think it might be post-war, but I am not sure.

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  1. vetraio50 vetraio50, 3 years ago
    Thanks for the comment Bellin68.
  2. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
    Not so far. I think the signature is much earlier than I had previously thought. When I bought it I thought it was from the fifties.

    Thanks again to ozmarty, BELLIN68 & scandinavian_pieces!
  3. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
    Ciao BELLIN!
    I've just had another look at the vase and some of the net sites.
    The signature has four parts: Daum, the cross of Lorraine, Nancy and France. The France suggests a date after 1920. That's as far as I have got so far.

    Check this site out to an introduction to the history behind marks.
    It involves McKinley prior to his election as President, World War I, Protectionist Policy, the Smoot-Hawley Tariff Acts of 1930 and The Great Depression:
    http://www.ehow.com/how_7796785_identify-country-origin-marks-pottery.html
    What they say about pottery was relevant to all goods including glass.

  4. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
    Thanks again, mate!
  5. stainedglass stainedglass, 2 years ago
    I just love, seeded glass...very nice piece!
  6. cobaltcobold cobaltcobold, 2 years ago
    Did you see this page? They say 1910 to 15 and 1920:

    http://www.mydaumcrystal.com/Pics/Daum%20Sigs%201.jpg
  7. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
    Many thanks stainedglass and to you too cobaltcobold!
  8. SEAN68 SEAN68, 2 months ago
    for real , everybody !!! this is a STUNNING VASE!!!

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