Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Is this Loetz?

In Art Glass > Loetz Art Glass > Show & Tell.
JImam's loves995 of 5422Ruckl - satin textureRuckl - confetti in satin finish
28
Love it
0
Like it

Collectables59Collectables59 loves this.
JImamJImam loves this.
Wow22Wow22 loves this.
auraaura loves this.
LovelyPatLovelyPat loves this.
Rick55Rick55 loves this.
VintagefranVintagefran loves this.
JustanoviceJustanovice loves this.
VioletOrangeVioletOrange loves this.
SpiritBearSpiritBear loves this.
GeodeJemGeodeJem loves this.
GlassieGlassie loves this.
welzebubwelzebub loves this.
artfootartfoot loves this.
jscott0363jscott0363 loves this.
philmac51philmac51 loves this.
MacArtMacArt loves this.
sklo42sklo42 loves this.
SammyzSammyz loves this.
eye4beautyeye4beauty loves this.
racer4fourracer4four loves this.
IronLaceIronLace loves this.
blunderbuss2blunderbuss2 loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
swfinluv1swfinluv1 loves this.
dlfd911dlfd911 loves this.
scottvezscottvez loves this.
See 26 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 2 years ago

    kralik1928
    (173 items)

    I love pieces that have a different type of application, shape or finish- this one has it all. It is a 9" Loetz with drip feet and arms with a flash iridescent finish. This was made between the late 20's or early 30's. "Is this loetz?" Are what I remember the dealers first words were. "Yes", came emmediately after with a jump in my chest. The next words were hard to answer... "How much is it worth?". Then silence. The Selena with haggling for pieces are that it seems to be a game- and a Dealer, I'm not. So instead of the "how much do you need to get for it" response, I just quoted a number where I can afford it and if I Sell it I could get my money (or most of it). I think how much you pay is sorta not the point for a collector. My internal question is more like: does it add value to a group of vases?, does it send me in a new direction or does it did go deeper in a vein of what I have. I then set a good price with not much wiggle room; then the reply: "I can get it for you for this price (shipped). It was even better than I quoted and made me realize that an honest offer is always rewarded.

    The last pic shows why it was so valuable to me

    Comments

    1. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
      That iridescence on the trailing is AMAZING !!!!
    2. racer4four racer4four, 2 years ago
      It's a beauty. I totally agree on value. Yes, I have a strict budget, but value for me is exactly as you say - where does this fit with my collection?
    3. Sammyz Sammyz, 2 years ago
      Wow! Love the tropfen! Blue and yellow is always a bold combo!
    4. philmac51 philmac51, 2 years ago
      These are beautiful Jerich!
    5. welzebub welzebub, 2 years ago
      I emailed you a pic that I think will be of interest.

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.