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    Posted 4 months ago

    kwqd
    (826 items)

    This Chinese pulled spatter glass vase is 7.5" (19 cm) high x 5" (12 cm) in diameter x 5.5" (14 cm) wide including handles and weighs 2.5 lbs (1.1 kg). It has a semi-matte concave pontil grind on the bottom. Yellow/brown/green/red spatter glass in a pulled feather design is encased in clear glass ... It has a lot of things going on and really caught my eye.

    Pretty sure I paid used ($14) what one of these goes for new, but I couldn't help myself. I don't often succumb to Chinese art glass, for various reasons, but I was its bitch the instant I saw it in the thrift shop. Don't judge me! It is so cool though....

    I hate to be the one to say it, but maybe we need a "Chinese Art Glass" category. (Oh the shame.....)

    Lost the light here today and a couple of my images are blurry so will try again tomorrow.

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    Comments

    1. jscott0363 jscott0363, 4 months ago
      Wow, that's really very beautiful! I love the colors in this vase.
    2. PhilDMorris PhilDMorris, 4 months ago
      This nice colour really pops here !~
    3. kwqd kwqd, 4 months ago
      Thanks jscott0363! Me too!

      Thanks PhilDMorris. It is a serious fix for color junkies.

      Thanks PhilDMorris, Manikin and jscott0363!
    4. kwqd kwqd, 4 months ago
      Thank you fortapache and Vynil33rpm!
    5. kwqd kwqd, 4 months ago
      Thanks for taking a look at my Art Glass > Asian Vases > Chinese vase aura, Thomas, FreshAir, BHIFOS, Kevin, Watchsearcher, dav2no1 and MarmorealMaiden!
    6. kwqd kwqd, 4 months ago
      Thanks Alfie21!
    7. kwqd kwqd, 4 months ago
      Thanks Jenni and blunderbuss2!
    8. racer4four racer4four, 4 months ago
      The Chinese glass makers have their talents and I think in years to come some of this glass will be very collectible.
      In the meantime we can enjoy hand made glass for peanuts.
      There is quite a lot of work in this one Kevin!
    9. kwqd kwqd, 4 months ago
      Thanks for your comments, Karen! Probably will be collectible someday, but I have to think that the inability to attribute the great majority of Chinese art glass to an artist, a glass house or even a region or style is going to keep the value down except for really exceptional pieces. I guess those factors could change in the future.
    10. kwqd kwqd, 4 months ago
      BTW, been cloudy and rainy, so far, but will still try to get some better images.
    11. LazyBoy LazyBoy, 4 months ago
      you'll have to call this the wild one...lol cool find...
    12. kwqd kwqd, 4 months ago
      Thanks LazyBoy!
    13. kwqd kwqd, 4 months ago
      Thanks for checking out my Chinese pulled feather vase Daisy1000!

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