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Art Glass2748 of 21627Loetz Himmelblau Glatt or Blauopal IrisLoetz - "very pale brownish-pink glass"
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    Posted 2 years ago

    IronLace
    (651 items)

    Here is another floriform vase - this one was sold as being English - from Stourbridge.
    To me, it does have a more "Victorian" look to it than the Art Nouveau flamboyance of Kralik type floriforms.
    I must admit that it is rather different to my other floriforms, being smaller & finer in form.
    The upright, pointed petals are reminiscent of those seen on epergne trumpets.
    Made from clear yellow - green glass (which looks slightly bluish in certain lighting conditions) which contains uranium, it sits on two fine legs, with an applied, crinkly leaf (there's a bit missing off the end, but it matters little to get something so lovely).
    It measures 13.5 cm tall at the highest point, & 12.5 cm from end to end.

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    Comments

    1. TreasureTex TreasureTex, 2 years ago
      The colors are amazing and blend so well with nature. Thank you for sharing another beautiful piece of uncommon art glass.
    2. IronLace IronLace, 2 years ago
      Many thanks, TreasureTex!

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