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Victorian vaseline art glass triple crocus centrepiece by John Walsh Walsh, 1891

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Victorian art glass115 of 546Early Loetz Barock glass vase with applied strawberryVictorian vaseline art glass triple crocus centrepiece by John Walsh Walsh, 1891
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    Posted 2 years ago

    IronLace
    (730 items)

    This stunning & rare piece of art glass was made by John Walsh Walsh. One of my very few international buys recently, but well worth it, as it arrived in less than three weeks from the UK. As soon as I saw it, I knew that it had to be in my collection.
    It consists of three crocus flowers set into a rustic, leafy base. The entire item is made from pale yellow opalescent glass which contains uranium & glows brightly under UV light. There are two yellow crocuses, & the central one is pale amethyst.
    The centrepiece measures around 22 cm long, 10.5 cm at the widest point of the base, & 10 cm at the tallest point.
    It has a prunt underneath which is stamped with Rd. 177733, dating the design to September 2, 1891.

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    Comments

    1. Newfld Newfld, 2 years ago
      Gorgeous glass crocus trio Marin - along with your fabulous tulips you have the makings for a Victorian Spring garden
    2. IronLace IronLace, 2 years ago
      Many thanks, Jenni!
      Yes, I certainly do have quite a lot of glass with a floral theme, so popular in Victorian times. I'll have to do a group photo of all of them someday...including the later Kralik floriforms as well...it's one for the to - do list!
    3. inky inky, 2 years ago
      Oh!..wow!!!...this is just so beautiful!..it has the perfect home with you!
    4. IronLace IronLace, 2 years ago
      Thanks so much, Penny! I definitely feel very fortunate to have a piece like this in my collection...
    5. racer4four racer4four, 2 years ago
      Stunning, and I can't believe how good for age it is.
      I can imagine it fits well with your collection.
    6. IronLace IronLace, 2 years ago
      Much appreciated, Karen!
      Yes, it's in amazingly good shape for such a complex, fragile item that's almost 130 years old...thrilled to have it!
    7. sklo42 sklo42, 2 years ago
      Divine!
    8. vetraio50 vetraio50, 2 years ago
      A real Beauty !!!
    9. RichmondLori RichmondLori, 2 years ago
      Absolutely Awesome Beauty. Wonderful thanks for posting.
    10. IronLace IronLace, 2 years ago
      Thanks so much, Peggy!
    11. IronLace IronLace, 2 years ago
      Thanks also, Kevin!
    12. IronLace IronLace, 2 years ago
      Many thanks, RichmondLori, it's my pleasure & glad you're enjoying it!

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