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    Posted 6 years ago

    artmyth
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    This delightful milk glass compote has been a mystery piece. I have been researching it for many weeks and have had no luck discovering who made it or where it was made. -
    Just had a reader to my blog identify this as Glimma Glasbruk piece.

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    1. Elisabethan Elisabethan, 6 years ago
      Hello, I've done a quick search on line here in Sweden. Glimma glasbruk (glassworks) was in Glimåkra in the south of Sweden. It was in operation 1918-1969. What you call milk glass we call opalin. I have found info that sais these are from the 1950's/1960's. Haven't found who designed it but a site with some names of designers there. They name Agne Aronsson, Gert Nyström, Gunnar Nylund, Eugen Montelin and Erik Höglund. You might find out who designed it by searching those names and Glimma or opalinglas. Good luck!
    2. artmyth artmyth, 6 years ago
      Thanks so much for your additional information!
    3. katherinescollections katherinescollections, 6 years ago
      Nice work, Elisabethan. :)
    4. Elisabethan Elisabethan, 6 years ago
      Thankyou, it's nice to be of some hela.
    5. racer4four racer4four, 6 years ago
      Nice history Elisabeth - I knew little of Glimma.
      Lovely compote artmyth.

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