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Art Glass3120 of 21596Welz Rose Bowl on Strutted LegsKralik trophy vase - pink opalescent
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    Posted 2 years ago

    sklo42
    (773 items)

    This has an inner layer of grey, then spatter in green aventurine, brick red and deep yellow. with finally a clear outer casing and five bended knees. These are not like the strutted legs to be found on pieces by both Welz and Kralik. My next post will have that type of leg and what's more they always? come in threes.

    I do however think it to be Bohemian/Czech. Feel free to come up with other suggestions.

    Height 16 cm./6.25 inches

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    Comments

    1. sklo42 sklo42, 2 years ago
      This is the only piece I've seen even vaguely like the above

      http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/249171-welz-vase-0n-three strutted legs
    2. welzebub, 2 years ago
      I saw this and was curious about it. It is a very interesting piece....
    3. racer4four racer4four, 2 years ago
      On bended knee, genuflecting to Peggy, the great Welz collector.
    4. sklo42 sklo42, 2 years ago
      Interesting, Craig, is the 'mot juste' here. If you remember, Fran posted a piece in this décor on C.W. recently but it's no longer on her page. It was roundish with five clear feet....same cross section as the 'knees' above. So that makes two examples of the décor here in the U.K. Once again waiting for something to turn up! Very nicely made by the way.
    5. sklo42 sklo42, 2 years ago
      OMG, Karen, but this is unknown......both shape and décor.
    6. jericho jericho, 2 years ago
      Amazing
    7. jericho jericho, 2 years ago
      Now I have seen 2 legs, 3 legs, 4 legs, 5 legs, and 12 legs!!
    8. sklo42 sklo42, 2 years ago
      Certainly not run of the mill! It's been fun imagining the two legged shape!
    9. jericho jericho, 2 years ago
      Well I’ll looks like a bow tie, two each leg dividing into two like a triangle
    10. Vintagefran Vintagefran, 2 years ago
      Hi Peggy, I love this! So, we have legs, feet and now knees?! Lol, I've never heard that before, very interesting. I didn't realise my vase isn't on here, I'll post it again. Mine also has a similar colour pallet, which makes me think same maker.
    11. sklo42 sklo42, 2 years ago
      Hi Fran, I think so too.... for what ti's worth :)
    12. Vintagefran Vintagefran, 2 years ago
      Hi Peggy, I wondered, do you think this could be Welz in light of the life light with knees I posted?
    13. sklo42 sklo42, 2 years ago
      Hi Fran, I bought it because I like things on legs, knees and even feet! I also thought the colours in the spatter were likely Welz, particularly the 'brick' red. I listed it as Bohemian Czech then waited for something to turn up......and I think it has.

      We overlap a lot and I think that helps us both.
    14. Vintagefran Vintagefran, 2 years ago
      Hi Peggy, how wonderful. I'm sure more will turn up too. Sharing enhances everyone's knowledge.

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