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The Hexagonal Czech Glass Bowl: Kralik or Ruckl? RUCKL.

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    Posted 2 years ago

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    I was asked to show this basket/bowl piece's base so it would be obvious why I am identifying it as Ruckl and not Kralik.

    The Kralik version which was produced 2 ways, as a bowl and as a basket with an added clear glass handle, has a ring around the stem of the pedestal foot. The Ruckl version has a smaller angular foot rest, with no ring. Plus the decor has been identified as their yellow multi spatter decor with several pieces that share shapes with other Ruckl glass items.

    Images 1,2,3 are the Ruckl bowl, image 4 is a Kralik/Steinwald pedestal base on hexagonal bowl/basket.

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    1. racer4four racer4four, 2 years ago
      It's all Czech to me Lisa but wow, I just looove this basket. That happy confetti decor is delicious!
    2. Wow22, 2 years ago
      It has 6 sides, so is hexagonal, not octagonal. You may like to amend your title.
    3. truthordare truthordare, 2 years ago
      Thank you Karen, you are very sweet (tongue in cheek), to keep with the taste of the comment... Hope all is well with your Australian summer.

      Thank you for the loves CW members, always appreciated.

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