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    Posted 2 years ago

    IronLace
    (677 items)

    Isn't it great when you find something just like you've already got, but bigger?
    I've owned a small basket exactly the same for many years, so it was fantastic to find a larger version this week.
    It measures 19.5 cm tall, 10 cm across the inside of the incurved top rim, & 7 cm across the base, which has a neatly snapped pontil mark (not rough at all, & curiously like a navel).
    Made from opaque ivory or custard coloured glass, this basket has a crimped, rose bowl type form. There is applied decoration in amber of a leaf trail with two pink & white flowers, as well as a twisted amber handle.
    The ivory glass contains uranium & glows intensely under UV light.
    I think most likely Bohemian...perhaps Harrach?

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    Comments

    1. sklo42 sklo42, 2 years ago
      Beautiful! I'd think Harrach too but don't actually know.....perhaps someone will know......
    2. Mrstyndall Mrstyndall, 2 years ago
      Great basket for Easter :)
    3. IronLace IronLace, 2 years ago
      Many thanks, sklo42...yes, would be nice to have confirmation this is Harrach...have seen a fair few other similar pieces attributed as such...it makes a certain amount of sense in the context of their other vaseline with applied flowers items...
    4. IronLace IronLace, 2 years ago
      Absolutely, Mrstyndall...I am planning to fill it with eggs...at the moment it's on my dining table (what I do with new arrivals lately)
    5. Vintagefran Vintagefran, 2 years ago
      Lovely. To have two different in sizes even better.
    6. IronLace IronLace, 2 years ago
      Absolutely, Vintagefran! I shall have to take a photo of them together sometime...

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