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Millefiore glass pitcher from Fukuoka Glass FTG

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    Posted 3 years ago

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    This is a lovely little millefiore pitcher from FTG Japan that shows great technique.
    The millefiore tokens have been so well stacked,a very fine white inner case, and the whole has been clear cased, shaped, and a handle added.
    I would date this no later than 1970 because of the base sticker style.
    FTG changed their branding to Multi Glass very early in the 1970s.
    Height: 23cm

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    1. Deano Deano, 3 years ago
      Very cool. Never seen one done like this. Never would have guessed it was Japanese. Nice.
    2. PhilDMorris PhilDMorris, 3 years ago
      Very pretty, what a great find !~
    3. dj-reverb dj-reverb, 3 years ago
      Wow that's awesome! I learned something new too! Thanks Racer
    4. Newfld Newfld, 3 years ago
      Fantastic millefiore vase Karen, the colors are spectacular I esp love the orange - beautiful!
    5. Ivonne Ivonne, 3 years ago
      Stunning glass pitcher.I especially love the handle.
    6. jscott0363 jscott0363, 3 years ago
      This is simply BEAUTIFUL Karen!!
    7. sklo42 sklo42, 3 years ago
      Millefiore stripes.....hats off to the Japanese!
    8. racer4four racer4four, 3 years ago
      Thanks Dean. FTG Multi are the only big Japanese brand I know of that used millefiore, but it is an unusual one!

      Thanks Ken, so glad you love it so much!

      I was very happy to find it Phil, thanks for the love and comment.
    9. racer4four racer4four, 3 years ago
      DJ, glad to share, we all learn from each other :)

      Orange is a much underrated colour Jenni lol. Thanks mate!

      Ivonne, thanks. The handle is very fine, I am reluctant to hold onto it. I'm sure it would be Ok, just..... you know!

      Unusual isn't it Peggy! Thanks :))
    10. jbingham95 jbingham95, 3 years ago
      One of my favorite pieces you have.It’s beautiful
    11. racer4four racer4four, 3 years ago
      Thanks Jim, always lovely to get the comment from you!
    12. modfather modfather, 11 months ago
      interesting millefiore design

      much more ORANGE than anything from Murano ;-)
    13. racer4four racer4four, 11 months ago
      Aaaah orange, not often seen in Murano glass, adored by the Japanese.
      Thanks Modfather.
    14. Ms.CrystalShip Ms.CrystalShip, 11 months ago
      The color orange is a rarity in many forms... including jewelry.
      Beautiful vase of “A THOUSAND FLOWERS “!
    15. racer4four racer4four, 11 months ago
      Thanks Maureen! Glad you found this and commented :)

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