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Purple and Turquoise 12" Art Glass Vase/ Unknown Maker and Age

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Art Glass13289 of 21413SEGUSO CÁ'DORO MURANO PAPERWEIGHT Loetz Zephyr Vase with Dark Red Drops c.1900
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    Posted 7 years ago

    mikelv85
    (1145 items)

    I haven't been finding much of anything lately. I did see this vase at Salvation Army sitting on the top shelf last week. I balked at the fifteen dollar price tag on what I figured was probably just another piece of Chinese glass. No doubt the reason it had been hanging around. However my friends in high places were able to see my point of view and let me have it for five bucks. It's very pretty with it's purple interior surrounded by the turquoise glass. The bottom is polished flat with a bit of scratching but no marks or labels. I guess it could be Italian or more likely Chinese or even Japanese. Just don't know. but the price was right and it is attractive. -Mike-

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    1. mikelv85 mikelv85, 7 years ago
      Thanks Ken :) It's either feast or famine at the thrifts. You would think with as many categories that I collect in I could find something everyday...lol.
    2. SEAN68 SEAN68, 7 years ago
      beautiful!! :)
    3. racer4four racer4four, 7 years ago
      I don't think it's Chinese Mike, and it is possibly Japanese but they rarely used this purple in their glass.
      I think it's more likely to be Murano but let's see what AntiqueRose or one of the other Italian glassies say.
      I really like it!
    4. mikelv85 mikelv85, 7 years ago
      Thanks Sean and Karen :)....if it turns out to be Murano that would be nice !
    5. antiquerose antiquerose, 5 years ago
      Hi Mike -- I think this VSL ( Val Saint Lambert) in my opinion. I have a couple of these ribbed vases. One has a concave polish bottom ( Murano) and the other one has a flat base like yours......and was advised it may be VSL. So since you base is like that, I will go with that.

      I will try to post BOTH of mine Ribbed vases later for you to see....Okay?

      ~ This is a very Nice Piece !!! Colors stunning!!
    6. mikelv85 mikelv85, 5 years ago
      Thanks Rose :)....I look at it every day as it sits on my desk next to the computer monitor.
    7. antiquerose antiquerose, 5 years ago
      It might be later I get to it -- Gotta get some other things done here -- but I will post them both....later. Okay??
    8. mikelv85 mikelv85, 5 years ago
      Okee doke :)
    9. antiquerose antiquerose, 5 years ago
      Here Mike is the BLUE MURANO ONE I was talking about. Guess I had posted it all ready here a long time ago. See the bottom of it.

      http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/123674-murano-art-glass-vase--jordon-import?in=activity

      Now will try to post the other VSL one for you....
    10. antiquerose antiquerose, 5 years ago
      ....and Here is the other Vase that may be VSL -- See post and the bottoms to compare of the Murano one and this one.

      http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/173035-unknown-art-glass-vase--ribbed-possi?in=activity

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