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    Posted 6 years ago

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    I have a number of pieces of Tajima Crystal (as the sticker reads) and generally most of it is brightly coloured and heavily textured.
    This little sweetie made from clear glass with lilac inclusions is different from most Tajima I have seen, but is just as appealing.

    It sits on my windowsill at present with some Studio Strombergshyttan and a piece of unknown Japanese studio glass.

    Tajima Glass Japan was established in 1956 in Tokyo by Matsutaro Tatsuta and is still in production today. In the 60s they made a lot of coloured, textured and hot worked glass, and this style is what was mainly exported. Today their focus is on Edo glass (handmade in the Tokyo style) and Edo Kiriko glass, which is certified Japanese cut glass in the Edo style. Most of their production today is for domestic consumption.

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    1. mikelv85 mikelv85, 6 years ago
      Unusual shape and pretty color :)
    2. surfdub66 surfdub66, 6 years ago
      Awesome racer4four ! Its beautiful ;-)
    3. jscott0363 jscott0363, 6 years ago
      Very unique and beautiful!! Very nice, the way you've displayed the pieces in the 3rd pic.
    4. melaniej melaniej, 6 years ago
      Love the shape and the lilac color is beautiful.
    5. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 6 years ago
      Very beautiful... I love the last picture...
    6. Rick55 Rick55, 6 years ago
      I love it!! The form is spectacular!!
    7. SEAN68 SEAN68, 6 years ago
      stunning !!!
    8. racer4four racer4four, 6 years ago
      Thanks for the loves everyone. Glad you all like it!

      Here's to you:
      Sean and

      Thanks all.
    9. nutsabotas6 nutsabotas6, 6 years ago
      These pieces are nothing short of gorgeous...Love them!!
    10. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 6 years ago
      Extremely appealing!!! Karen, these are beautiful. I'm drooling!!!
    11. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 6 years ago
      B.T.W. I forgot to say how much I admire your photos and set up! Still drooling ;)
    12. racer4four racer4four, 6 years ago
      Thanks Ken - so nice to hear from you mate!

      Oh thanks Sue! I'm not much of a photographer - thank heavens for digital and editing - I often need it.
    13. Vintagefran Vintagefran, 6 years ago
      This is so weird but mesmerising. Thanks for showing such Japanese glass, it's been an eye opener quite how wonderful they are.
    14. racer4four racer4four, 6 years ago
      Thanks Fran. I know it's not to everyone's taste but that doesn't worry me.
      Out of it all, everyone finds a piece they really like!
    15. GlassAddict1964 GlassAddict1964, 5 years ago
      I have a feeling your clear & lilac Tajima vase may be neodymium also racer4four...looks very much like my vase!! Please check it out & let me know the outcome...very interesting!!
    16. racer4four racer4four, 5 years ago
      Yep! It's neo! Cool hey.

      BTW love your name GA.....lots of us can relate.
    17. GlassAddict1964 GlassAddict1964, 4 years ago
      Haha, thank you racer4four...we are all addicted to glass to some extreme ;)
    18. racer4four racer4four, 4 years ago
      Heck yeah!!

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