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    Posted 9 months ago

    plein-air-…
    (101 items)

    Are you an art glass collector? I would appreciate your pointing me in the right direction on this basket. I inherited it from my mother. I always thought it was Italian. Am I correct in thinking that? Don't know where to start my research on it. She owned it for as long as I can remember but am unsure of the age - mid 20th century? Basket is about 10" tall and 2 and 3/4 " in diameter on the base.
    Thanks so much for sharing your knowledge.

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    1. sklo42 sklo42, 9 months ago
      Now this is a basket I'd snap up, if I ever saw one. Gorgeous décor. and not easy to find where I live.
    2. sklo42 sklo42, 9 months ago
      I believe it to be Bohemian or Czech.......
    3. plein-air-painter, 9 months ago
      Hi sklo42, Thanks so much for your opinion. Czech? So happy to hear that. I love art glass but am just starting to learn about it. My mother collected mostly porcelain, but also glass, too.
    4. EZa EZa, 9 months ago
      Hi! I collect this glass. I've heard it's Ruckl, and I've heard it's by Erwin Pfohl. Definitely Czech and not Italian. I have some of this glass posted. To me, it looks like there are many makers, because you can see about 4 different styles or time periods(makers). At least. Anyway, it's gorgeous stuff-I love it! Erica
    5. truthordare truthordare, 9 months ago
      Hi Eza. I agree with a few makers, and if the shape matches a decor that is documented such as Erwin P. 1930 for Josephine Glass Co. then that is probably the maker as you say.
      I also found some Ruckl shapes, and I think this basket might be by Kralik. There is one in the Truitt Volume II with a Kralik decor in my opinion, see page page 60, item number 1. basket in blue spatter with a red base spatter.

    6. truthordare truthordare, 9 months ago
      a new post to illustrate, image 1, first item.
      https://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/274126-the-truitts-gift-books-that-keep-on-gi
    7. Ms.CrystalShip Ms.CrystalShip, 9 months ago
      I don’t know glass, but I know beautiful!
      Wonderful inheritance from Mom!
      I have some vases from my Mom, mostly Fenton, and Cobalt...

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