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    Posted 6 years ago

    SAKaler
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    This is now a mystery to me. I always thought it was a toothpick holder, until a friend saw it the other day. My friend insisted it was an antique "drinking glass" for a German or French bisque doll. It is approx 2" tall and made from light Amber or dark yellow glass, with a removable brass ring with a embossed filigree design. I would love to hear from anyone who knows what it is.

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    Comments

    1. Celiene Celiene, 6 years ago
      Size? It's hard to tell scale without a reference. Can you take a pic of the inside of the filigree? Any marks on the filigree? (You will have to look closely on bottom and around bottom edge.)
    2. SAKaler, 6 years ago
      There are no marks but it does appear that it may have been silver plated at one time.....

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