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    Posted 4 years ago

    jericho
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    This is a 9" Franz Welz Deco vase featuring a great mix of "zipper" and a "line" patterns. I believe bot the zig-zagging of the colored spiral and the lines were caused by the same action; pulling it through a mold. What is interesting to me is the way the bottom gets the same effect as the sides- How'd they do that?

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    1. LOUMANAL LOUMANAL, 4 years ago
      Beautiful and mesmerizing!
    2. Elisabethan Elisabethan, 4 years ago
      Wonderful!
    3. sklo42 sklo42, 4 years ago
      Great décor, love it! As to, 'How'd they do that?'......that's what we expect you to tell us!
    4. kralik1928 kralik1928, 4 years ago
      Haha, all I know is glass is like balloons made out of candy!! But I remember someone showing me a satin (frosted) zig-zag (zipper) vase and he explained they took the glass father and spread it around the surface and "Raked" the surface back and fourth to create the pattern. From what I see here it clearly shows that lines are the same action tgat creates lines also can "zig-zag a spiral of colored glass
    5. sklo42 sklo42, 4 years ago
      Thank you, so you do know more than your first sentence makes out!
    6. kivatinitz kivatinitz, 4 years ago
      parece un tejido
    7. kralik1928 kralik1928, 4 years ago
      Verda que si? Gracias amigo
    8. IanBrighton IanBrighton, 4 years ago
      :-) Love it.
    9. Semiczech Semiczech, 4 years ago
      Thanks SO MUCH for sharing this... my gut told me it was Czech but I had an unsettled feeling it might be something else. Appreciate knowing you've got one!

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