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    Posted 12 years ago

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    This Vaseline glass dresser jar has an interesting story. I found the top (the first piece of Vaseline I ever bought) in a shop in Binghamton, N.Y.. The guy had it displayed under a black light, and I fell in love. I paid $8.00 for it. Several years later, I found the bottom in a shop in Rochester, NY. It matches perfectly! I couldn't believe I had found it, and I gladly paid the $1.00 asking price. Sometimes you just get lucky!

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    1. Shawnl86 Shawnl86, 11 years ago
      Nice, That was Lucky!
    2. Pop_abides Pop_abides, 11 years ago
      I'm trying to get my head around the odds....................nah......................that's too big of a number ! GREAT FIND !
    3. upstatenycollector upstatenycollector, 11 years ago
      That's what I thought myself!. It's my favorite Vaseline piece, and one of my favorite deco pieces. Thanks!
    4. upstatenycollector upstatenycollector, 11 years ago
      OH WOW, I found this just now on while researching something else...
      This very rare figural powder jar has a striking Art Deco design featuring a finial with two mirror image flappers sitting back to back, knees bent and legs extended to the rim. Known as the 'Twins' this powder jar is shown on pg 33 of Whitmeyer - Bedroom & Bathroom Glassware of the Depression Years. Beautifully executed with fine definition to the young ladies figures and features. Measuring about 5 x 5 inches and produced in lovely green satin glass, with both the jar and lid in excellent condition.

    5. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 11 years ago
      Yeah I've bid on a few of these but sadly could not pay the price these command.On Ebay they easily rise above the $125 range .
    6. JonesFamily, 11 years ago
      So beautiful..... I'm jealous!
    7. AmberRose AmberRose, 11 years ago
      Awesome! I know you were really looking for more info on this one. Such a beautiful piece.
    8. SilicaTales, 10 years ago
      What a nice story to go with such a nice piece.
    9. Vintagefran Vintagefran, 8 years ago
      Hi upstatenycollector. What a great story of how the two came together and both such bargains! I'm green with envy
    10. vintagelamp vintagelamp, 8 years ago
      I have the same one!

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