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    Posted 11 years ago

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    I purchased this Spittoon off Ebay last year and had it Shipped from the United Kingdom, which I believe it was manufactured, I think it might be Stourbridge but I'm not 100% sure, The pattern looks like a Honey Comb, and it has some very interesting glass and when under a Black Light the Yellow Glass Glows Orange, and the Blue Glass Glows A Funky Green! which is really sweet! Mint Condition! Thanks for looking! and if anyone has any information or opinions they are welcome.
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    1. scottvez scottvez, 11 years ago
      I would think it is a vase and not a spittoon.

    2. Shawnl86 Shawnl86, 11 years ago
      Hmm... its a really tough call Scott, it has a Funnel shape like a spittoon, but it also looks like a Vase, I just thought spittoon sounded more unique people just dont use that word much any more! :)
    3. scottvez scottvez, 11 years ago
      It sure is unique. Maybe spittoon shaped, but I am not familiar with any art glass spittoons. Spittoon were usually found sitting on the floor and were a much larger form. This would be a tough target and it would be ashame to waste this objects beauty by filling it with spit!

      Do you know of catalogued/ documented examples of ART GLASS that were actually sold as spittoons?

    4. Paul, 11 years ago
      These small vases were and are often called Posy (Posey) vases.
    5. Shawnl86 Shawnl86, 11 years ago
      Im relatively new to Art Glass so, I cant say I have yet and Thanks for the information Paul, do you know a maker or age?
    6. Shawnl86 Shawnl86, 11 years ago
      Thanks Scandinavian, I do too that Glow it’s so Unique! :)
    7. Shawnl86 Shawnl86, 11 years ago
      Thanks Everyone! for the Feedback!
    8. Shawnl86 Shawnl86, 9 years ago
      Its been a long time and I know there are new faces here on CW, if anyone has any information on this piece Id love to hear it! Thanks in advance.

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