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    Posted 6 years ago

    BHock45
    (807 items)

    Found this today on the floor in an antique shop in south Jersey. Beautiful dark green in color, very thick-walled, and decorated with threading on the neck. Unpolished pontil mark on the bottom. I don't know a lot about glass but I am sure I've seen similar pieces in the book by Helen and George McKearin, "Two Hundred Years of American Blown Glass."

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    1. BHock45 BHock45, 6 years ago
      thanks for the loves: violetorange, kyratango, cormoran, vetraio, mikelv, racer4
    2. Alan2310 Alan2310, 6 years ago
      BHock45, beautiful blow glass, and the colours just wonderful.

      Alan
    3. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 6 years ago
      You can send it to me for verification. LOL!
    4. BHock45 BHock45, 6 years ago
      Alan thanks a lot! Yeah I saw this piece on the ground, picked it up and I just knew it was no ordinary piece of glass. Blunder , its on its way.... ;)
    5. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 6 years ago
      LOL BHock! I'm waiting. LOL!
    6. BHock45 BHock45, 6 years ago
      caperkid, moonstone, agh, alan, violetorange, kyratango, cormoran, vetraio, mikelv, and racer thanks for the loves!
    7. lovedecanters lovedecanters, 6 years ago
      Wrong, this is a middle eastern piece. It is a water bottle for carrying on a camel. They made them over a long period of time. Could be a hundred years old, could be 250 years old. At auction they should sell for about £100. That's more in dollars. I have 2 but mine look a bit more turquoise. They are pretty rare but have a limited market.
    8. BHock45 BHock45, 6 years ago
      lovedecanters, you are correct. I believe this to be a Persian piece. I have seen one, nearly exact, in the book "American Glass" It is a saddle bottle. Thank you for clarifying.

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