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    Posted 7 years ago

    mikelv85
    (1145 items)

    Jonah may have been swallowed by a whale, but not this one. The surprise inside this guy is a tiny little orange fish that looks like the sword tails I used to keep in my aquariums. It measure 8 1/2" from his nose to the tip of his tail. The bottom is polished flat with no marks or labels. The fins kind of obscure the fish inside so it's hard to get a good picture of him. A little bit of fun from GW this morning. -Mike-

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    Comments

    1. Zowie Zowie, 7 years ago
      Fantastic I love it it's the first I have seen of this type. Is it vintage.
    2. mikelv85 mikelv85, 7 years ago
      Thanks Zowie :) I did see a couple online but very little info and nothing about a maker.
    3. cactuscorner cactuscorner, 7 years ago
      Great whale figurine! I love it
    4. Zowie Zowie, 7 years ago
      I'll have to keep my eye open I love glass there's so much that can be done with it & it may sound strange but it has a cleanness about it with out it being sterile. Have a great day
    5. Vintagefran Vintagefran, 7 years ago
      Lovely. Made me smile :)

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