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Posted 4 years ago


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Large (over 12") spherical double-overlay cut glass vase. Each element is hand cut on a body comprised of a deep cobalt blue exterior layer cased over a bright yellow middle layer cased over a lighter yellow / vaseline internal layer. Star-cut base shows wear. Does NOT glow under a black light.

My initial guess was Bohemian / Czech in origin, but otherwise not marked. Looking for help identifying this beauty.

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  1. SEAN68 SEAN68, 4 years ago
  2. SEAN68 SEAN68, 4 years ago
    I THINK ? it is very beautiful:)
  3. vetraio50 vetraio50, 4 years ago
    You know I see Tango here too! That yellow is just so vivid. Selenium? Just a great piece.
  4. twentiethc, 4 years ago
    Thanks Sean68 and vetraio50. I love it too. I was mesmerized by it the moment I saw it. Someone spent a lot of time hand grinding / polishing all those cuts.
  5. twentiethc, 4 years ago
    Thanks to freiheit, DrFluffy, petey, LoetzBuddies, dasullywon, czechman, and LeahGoodwin for the loves.
  6. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
    WOW-- amazing work in cutting to expose the cased glass!

  7. twentiethc, 4 years ago
    Thanks Belltown and valentino97 for the loves.
  8. charcoal charcoal, 4 years ago
    I love the 1000 eye optic look of the back side as seen through the cuts in the front. Very nice piece that I personally can't stop looking at. Great find!
  9. inky inky, 4 years ago
    This just!! beautiful....:-)
  10. SEAN68 SEAN68, 4 years ago
    Your very welcome twentiethc:)
  11. twentiethc, 4 years ago
    Thanks inky, blunderbuss2, Katzl, lisa, and charcoal for the loves.
  12. twentiethc, 4 years ago
    Thanks ks85 and Slave-to-glass for the loves.
  13. twentiethc, 4 years ago
    Thanks Moonstonelover21 and jack1989 for the loves.
  14. twentiethc, 4 years ago
    Thanks colori for the love
  15. Vintagefran Vintagefran, 4 years ago
    Very nice Twentiethc.
    You have a lovely collection.
    Happy New Year 2ü
  16. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 4 years ago
    really mesmerizing glasswork! nice photos too [thanks twentiethc].
  17. twentiethc, 4 years ago
    Thanks to Aimathena, mikelv85, ho2cultcha, Vintagefran, getthatmonkeyoutofme, and colori for the loves.
  18. mikelv85 mikelv85, 4 years ago
    Thanks so much for the help with the Cambridge vase twentiethe :) I wrote NCC and received a reply this morning. I put the response on my post for everyone to read. -Mike-

  19. twentiethc, 4 years ago
    Thanks to BHock45, bratjdd, and wpj for the loves.
  20. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 3 years ago
    Although I've never been a huge fan of Bohemian cut glass -it was soooo badly used in cheesy items- I have to say I love this. There's an air of modernity about this I do love. I mean... I wouldn't mind to have just like this in my collection LOL
  21. twentiethc, 3 years ago
    AH, I know what you mean. This one "spoke" to me when I first saw it as well.

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