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French Art Glass66 of 494GALLE LARGE CAMEO GLASS VASE FRANCEGALLE CAMEO GLASS VASE FRANCE
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Posted 1 year ago

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beyemvey
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This small blue opaline glass vase dates to the first half of the 19th century. It is about 5" tall and 4" in diameter at the widest. It features a delicate flame polished downward flared rim and a well finished flame polished pontil mark. It is in the neo-classical style of an urn on a pedestal, and in a color that was very popular during the era of the restored Bourbon monarchy. Though unmarked, it was likely made by St. Louis, or perhaps Baccarat. Exceptionally fine workmanship, and wear consistent with age and very soft leaded glass.

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  1. MALKEY MALKEY, 1 year ago
    very well made piece of glass i,ve a one similar great stuff Bob
  2. Caperkid Caperkid, 1 year ago
    Beautiful
  3. beyemvey beyemvey, 1 year ago
    :-) martika :-) Ivonne :-) bijoucaillouvintage :-) Caperkid :-) kyratango :-) vetraio50 :-) aura :-) LovelyPat :-) fortapache :-) freiheit :-) LOUMANAL :-) & MALKEY :-)
  4. Rick55 Rick55, 1 year ago
    Another great piece Bob! It has a lot going for it... the color, the riggaree (?) and that nice folded-over rim!
  5. beyemvey beyemvey, 1 year ago
    Appreciated Rick, also Bettyb00 & ho2cultcha!!!
  6. Sean67, 1 year ago
    Decoration is called Gadrooning

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