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GlueChip's loves11 of 1294Rare Trevaise Gold Decorated Vase c.1907.Pallme Konig (I think...) vase/bowl
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    Posted 8 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, 8 years ago
    2. SEAN68 SEAN68, 8 years ago
      I THINK ? it is very beautiful:)
    3. vetraio50 vetraio50, 8 years ago
      You know I see Tango here too! That yellow is just so vivid. Selenium? Just a great piece.
    4. twentiethc, 8 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, 8 years ago
      Thanks to freiheit, DrFluffy, petey, LoetzBuddies, dasullywon, czechman, and LeahGoodwin for the loves.
    6. scottvez scottvez, 8 years ago
      WOW-- amazing work in cutting to expose the cased glass!

    7. twentiethc, 8 years ago
      Thanks Belltown and valentino97 for the loves.
    8. charcoal charcoal, 8 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, 8 years ago
      This just!! beautiful....:-)
    10. SEAN68 SEAN68, 8 years ago
      Your very welcome twentiethc:)
    11. twentiethc, 8 years ago
      Thanks inky, blunderbuss2, Katzl, lisa, and charcoal for the loves.
    12. twentiethc, 8 years ago
      Thanks ks85 and Slave-to-glass for the loves.
    13. twentiethc, 8 years ago
      Thanks Moonstonelover21 and jack1989 for the loves.
    14. twentiethc, 7 years ago
      Thanks colori for the love
    15. Vintagefran Vintagefran, 7 years ago
      Very nice Twentiethc.
      You have a lovely collection.
      Happy New Year 2ü
    16. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 7 years ago
      really mesmerizing glasswork! nice photos too [thanks twentiethc].
    17. twentiethc, 7 years ago
      Thanks to Aimathena, mikelv85, ho2cultcha, Vintagefran, getthatmonkeyoutofme, and colori for the loves.
    18. mikelv85 mikelv85, 7 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, 7 years ago
      Thanks to BHock45, bratjdd, and wpj for the loves.
    20. austrohungaro austrohungaro, 7 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, 7 years ago
      AH, I know what you mean. This one "spoke" to me when I first saw it as well.
    22. kairomalte, 4 years ago
      I would say, this vase was cut by Karl Schappel, Haida ~1913, it has the typical 'Ziersaum' cut as was used by his 'Borussia' series. For details you may look in: Waltraud Neuwirth 'Das Glas des Jugendstils', Wien MAK

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