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    Posted 2 years ago

    Poire
    (59 items)

    I'm posting this because this is one of but a number of situations I have with my "treasures." I found this lovely cased glass vase at an estate sale in perfect condition. It is very heavy and was very well made. I didn't pay much at all for it. The bottom has a paper label of "Malaga, Spain, 1971." I'm guessing this was a vase bought on a trip decades ago. However, what do I now do with it that I have caused a hairline crack from top to bottom and a couple of chips on the top rim? What would you do?

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    1. MALKEY MALKEY, 2 years ago
      well poire i have damaged pieces & have felt to dispose of yet i did not decades upon decades i still have the pieces
      plus the story & label
      i would say my friend keep if you have the space
      cracks can travel but generally in reality they dont in most cases in me umble opinion
      its an emotional one & a lovely cased documented piece
      all the very best malkey xxxx
      nearly time for me bed in the sky 2.44am
    2. Poire Poire, 2 years ago
      That is some very good advice, Malkey. The quality and the personal label have been the things preventing me from throwing it out. I think I'll keep it for awhile longer.
    3. Poire Poire, 2 years ago
      And, thanks for the love, Malkey!
    4. Poire Poire, 2 years ago
      Thanks for the loves fortapache, Jenni, Tassie, vetraio50, and Scott!!
    5. Newfld Newfld, 2 years ago
      Happy 4th Mary, enjoy the day
    6. renedijkstra, 1 month ago
      nice vase aint it , keep if you got a small collection , still remains a nice vase , if you got a high value collection toss it

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