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I Thought It Was Ugly, But Now I've Become Quite Fond Of It!

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Posted 3 years ago

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BeauxPurdy
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I Thought It Was Ugly, But Now I've Become Quite Fond Of It!
My grandmother had this buried in a closet, I don't think it was her style...I'm going to guess it was a gift :)
I'm curious, Does anyone know who made this or how old it is?
Thank-You!

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  1. BeauxPurdy BeauxPurdy, 3 years ago
    Thanks for such an enthusiastic comment! If I find another, I will make sure that I give it to you. My family was filled with twins so they had pairs of most everything. Something about this mesmerizes me, this is not something I would seek out, but now that I have it at home, I can't keep my eyes off it. Maybe it will have babies, and I can give you one! It is one freak of a piece of glass.
    My camera is being defective, the color and detail is not portrayed in these photos.
    I'm glad you like this too, Thank-You!
  2. TallCakes TallCakes, 3 years ago
    generically, I'd call it an amber glass coin dot or coin spot covered candy. Fenton made similarly shaped opalescent coin dot covered candy pieces. Several glass companies have produced similar coin spot/dot designs.
  3. AmberRose AmberRose, 3 years ago
    Yep, so ugly that I would have to have it, put it in a place of honor, then force all guests to gaze at it in wonder. Would probably judge them if they hated it :)
  4. BeauxPurdy BeauxPurdy, 3 years ago
    TallCakes, Thank-You, Again for your advice! I have great respect for your knowledge & appreciate it!
  5. BeauxPurdy BeauxPurdy, 3 years ago
    AmberRose, Maybe I will give it to my sis, then demand her first born child- Just to keep it 'fair'- :) Thank-you!
  6. AmberRose AmberRose, 3 years ago
    hahahahaha!! You crack me up!

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