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kralik1928's loves17 of 248Large Kralik vase with amber handlesFranz Welz red, yellow and black bud vase
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    Posted 1 year ago

    philmac51
    (190 items)

    Well....bought on a well known auction site with only one other bidder in the game. It's just fantastic when a piece you recognise shows up with a foreign description and excludes the key word 'Loetz'! I have admired this particluar décor for many years and actually never expected to get my hands on one. I read somewhere that this décor was something of a commercial failure at the time it was produced 1904/6. As a twentieth century re-imagining of ancient greek glass at a time when europeans could not get enough of all things ancient and antiquarian, it is something of a surprise; but being such an unusual departure from their production style at the time it is possible that distributors may have had a hard time moving these pieces, who knows. I'd love to know more. However they are rare and therefore pretty hard to find, without paying through the nose, which is something I generally avoid.

    There's a lot of glass in this piece. Olympia ground with patterned faux patina enamel fired onto the glass and finished with patchy 'cold' painted surface gold/bronze enamel. 4'5" tall by 8" (max body), 10" ( max to handles).

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    Comments

    1. welzebub welzebub, 1 year ago
      Good things always come to those with patience that are willing to wait..... :-)
    2. kralik1928 kralik1928, 1 year ago
      Perfect for as a game a thrones popcorn bowl
    3. philmac51 philmac51, 1 year ago
      Hahahaha! great idea !
    4. larksel larksel, 1 year ago
      Wonderful. Congratulations.
    5. sklo42 sklo42, 1 year ago
      Looks so much prettier in your photos. A lovely shape too!
    6. vetraio50 vetraio50, 1 year ago
      Fabulous Find. Congratulations !,!!,!,!!!,!,!!,!
    7. bohemianglassandmore bohemianglassandmore, 1 year ago
      Well done, Phil! Great piece!
    8. philmac51 philmac51, 1 year ago
      Thanks for the comments guys : )

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