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    Posted 7 years ago

    antiquerose
    (1434 items)

    I bought this and noted it did have a label buried under masking tape someone HAD put on it. Each glass wing extension has a *notch* in it.

    On the bottom was a heavy masking tape. You can see in the middle of it (Pic 1) and the oval label was under it. So I did peel back the masking tape in which pulled the whole label up with the tape. I slowly picked the label out from the white tape goo and it ended up with the GOO all over in (Pic 2).

    So I took a wooden toothpick and slowly worked the goo (like snot) off the label (pic 3).....it was like Major Brain er-r-r-r-r...... Glass Surgery, lol. The label just says JAPAN on it, and is Red oval foil with gold lettering and a gold border

    So since this is not a plastic label, or says "Made in Japan" but only Japan and a Foil label -- I would say this be a older Japan Art Glass (maybe 1950's or 1960's era). The label is a small oval *foil* label (red and gold) with just Japan on it.

    So the ID is confirmed on this, just thought I would post as a FYI....and how I dug the label out of the Goo.....LOL....all in the name to ID it!!

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    1. racer4four racer4four, 7 years ago
      Gorgeous piece - not seen one like that before!

      good going with the goo girl!!
    2. LOUMANAL LOUMANAL, 7 years ago
      It's surprising to find out how much of these Glass bowls and Ashtrays were actually made in Japan......I have to readjust my thinking when I see a similar unmarked item. BOB
    3. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 7 years ago
      Looks like a "splash" of green! Nice. Oh, and ~better you than me~ having to remove "snot" from the label :)
    4. Collectomaniac Collectomaniac, 5 years ago
      Super find antiquerose. I Love the blue border. It shows talent and looks great.

    5. Cpomedx Cpomedx, 5 years ago
      A gorgeous piece indeed. Love the colour.

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