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Glassware2357 of 4575Two Piece Artwork - Pattern unknownBlue Carnival Glass
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Posted 2 years ago

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debbiepike54
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Found this at an estate sale. It's in perfect condition. I have no idea about it. It stands about 7 inches tall, and 5" across the top. Very unique dolphin pedestal. I also just noticed on the bottom of the plate there are crane like birds embossed there.
This was made by Model Flint Company while part of National Glass Co., ca 1900. Probably sold as a card receiver. Thanks to Paul for identifying this piece !

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  1. toolate2 toolate2, 2 years ago
    How big around is it? Could it be a cake stand?
  2. AmberRose AmberRose, 2 years ago
    Oooooohhhh wait till TallCakes sees this...he is the expert! Love it.
  3. debbiepike54 debbiepike54, 2 years ago
    Hi..no, it's not near large enough for a cake. It's about 5 " across the top. I just noticed the pedestal is a dolphin flipped up.
  4. Paul71 Paul71, 2 years ago
    This was made by the Model Flint Glass Company while part of National Glass Co, ca. 1900. It was also made in other opalescent colors (clear, canary) Collectors call it "Dolphin and Herons." A scarce vase was made from the same mould. This was more than likely sold as a card receiver.
  5. debbiepike54 debbiepike54, 2 years ago
    Hi Paul,
    Thanks for the information ! Those birds are herons now that you mention it !
  6. debbiepike54 debbiepike54, 2 years ago
    Thanks AmberRose, and Toolate2 !
  7. Shawnl86 Shawnl86, 2 years ago
    The Interior design is fantastic! I wish you posted a top view!
  8. debbiepike54 debbiepike54, 2 years ago
    Thank you Shawn. I posted some more pictures. I'm just getting used to showing my little keepsakes and glassware.
  9. Shawnl86 Shawnl86, 2 years ago
    No Problem Debbie, and oh that's a really interesting pedestal, I did not realize it was a fish! Well take your time, im sure you have a lot of wonderful treasures! :)
  10. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 2 years ago
    Beautiful !!!

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