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Three Imperial Lead Lustre Shape #618 Vases - Imperial Glass Company, Bellaire, Ohio, 1925-26

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Posted 3 years ago

VioletOrange
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Well, actual two are shape 618 "variants".

Lead Lustre 618 vases are approximately 6.5 inches tall.

Photo #1: Decor #36 - canary yellow with opal festoons/drag loops, bright orange iridescent interior, opal base glass, exterior not iridized. Canary yellow is the company name and it is quite beautiful

Photos #2 - #3: This is one of those pieces that crosses/blurs the line between Lead Lustre & Free Hand. I believe this example started in a Lead Lustre shape 618 mold and then was stretched and hand tooled. The lime green color to date has only been seen on Lead Lustre pieces. I would call this "Lead Lustre 618 Variant with Lime Green Leaf & Vine Decor and Orange Crizzled Throat".

Photo #4: Undocumented decor - abstract blue design on orange/yellow, bright orange iridescent interior, exterior not iridized, opal base glass - somewhat flattened top, hence the "variant" designation here too.

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  1. antiquerose antiquerose, 3 years ago
    Stunning Pieces, Thanks for the post
  2. VioletOrange VioletOrange, 3 years ago
    Welcome, antiquerose
  3. racer4four racer4four, 3 years ago
    I have seen little Imperial Glass VO and I am so impressed.
    The mix of colours, the shapes, and that texture - wonderful.
  4. VioletOrange VioletOrange, 3 years ago
    Thanks so much racer.
  5. yesterdaysglass yesterdaysglass, 3 years ago
    I don't think I've seen the last one before. Cool pieces!
  6. VioletOrange VioletOrange, 3 years ago
    Thanks again, yesterday.
  7. Alan2310 Alan2310, 3 years ago
    oh, VioletOrange, they all beautiful, but the green one with the crackle orange inside the rim, just gorgeous, almost look like a flower in full bloom.

    Bravo
    Alan
  8. VioletOrange VioletOrange, 3 years ago
    One of my favorites too, Alan

    Ernie
  9. SEAN68 SEAN68, 3 years ago
    another set of beauties!!
  10. VioletOrange VioletOrange, 3 years ago
    Thanks Sean
  11. SEAN68 SEAN68, 3 years ago
    Your very welcome Ernest!!!
  12. inky inky, 3 years ago
    Merry Christmas VioletOrange and all the best for the coming year!...:-)
  13. Elisabethan Elisabethan, 2 years ago
    Great design, beautiful!
  14. VioletOrange VioletOrange, 2 years ago
    Thank you, Elisabethan

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