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Star-Topped Diaphanous Vaseline Glass Panelled Vase

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IronLace's loves704 of 1450Loetz "Pensee Markasit" Vase, st PN II-2097 ca. 1904Bohemian Welz Baskets
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Posted 11 months ago

LOUMANAL
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I know that "Diaphanous" pertains mostly to fabric and denotes light, delicate and translucent materials but this blown glass panelled vase fits the definition to a T. It measures only 4 1/4" tall by 3 1/4" in diameter and has 8 panels that are slightly swirled. The base is flat with a deep polished pontil. The colour is opalescent cream even though the photos show it as light green. Has anybody seen anything similar or know who could have made this vase and when. Thanks, RER

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  1. Newfld Newfld, 11 months ago
    Beautiful shape and color!
  2. Celiene Celiene, 11 months ago
    It's hand blown and unsigned. Hard to tell. I love the color. (My kitchen tiles are that color!) It looks like it would glow inthe dark.
  3. LOUMANAL LOUMANAL, 11 months ago
    Thank you Newfld and Celiene for the comments and love and yes, it does glow marvelously under a black light. I have added a photo in my listing. BOB
  4. LOUMANAL LOUMANAL, 11 months ago
    Thank you vetraio50, IronLace, SEAN68, SpiritBear, fortapache, Ivonne, ho2cultcha, mikelv85 and sklo42 for the loves. Bob
  5. LOUMANAL LOUMANAL, 11 months ago
    Thank you Lisa-lighting, aura, MacArt and antiquerose for the loves. Bob
  6. Vintagefran Vintagefran, 10 months ago
    Lovely. Nice ground pontil too :)
  7. LOUMANAL LOUMANAL, 10 months ago
    Thank you Vintagefran for the love and comments! It is quite an Eerie item that glows all by itself. BOB
  8. LOUMANAL LOUMANAL, 8 months ago
    Just realized that it could be British by John Walsh circa late 1800’s

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