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    Posted 3 months ago

    IronLace
    (779 items)

    This was a super buy it now on Ebay AU, very reasonably priced & thus irresistible!
    It is made from dark blue - green glass with an intense dark iridescent finish. The vase measures 22 cm tall, 5 cm across the polished top rim, & 5.5 cm across the integral footed base, which has a neatly polished out pontil mark. It has a simple bottle like form, made unusual by the hexagonal lower part featuring an indentation on each panel.
    A heavy & substantial piece for its size, it is of outstanding quality & in excellent condition for its age.
    Last photo shows it with a vase purchased a few months ago, with which the newcomer shares a good deal in common - the blue - green glass under the iridescence, the painterly application of said iridescence (it sweeps around in horizontal brush - strokes), weight & general air of high quality. A few folks suggested that it could be an example of Webb's Bronze glass - so have I scored another one?

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    Comments

    1. vetraio50 vetraio50, 3 months ago
      You found another !!!!! WELL DONE !!!!!
    2. larksel larksel, 3 months ago
      Nice pieces. I think it is a product of a glass factory in the Teplice area. I would say Rindskopf.
    3. IronLace IronLace, 3 months ago
      Many thanks, Kevin!
      Found this listed as carnival glass, which has proved to be a fruitful search for mis- attributed Art Nouveau...
    4. IronLace IronLace, 3 months ago
      Thanks also, Ales - & I'm open to all opinions on these pieces, they are just wonderful examples of Art Nouveau glass...
    5. racer4four racer4four, 3 months ago
      You are a very clever finder!
    6. IronLace IronLace, 3 months ago
      Much appreciated, Karen...I think it's because I'm obsessive, LOL!
    7. kivatinitz kivatinitz, 3 months ago
      interesting and so bright
    8. IronLace IronLace, 2 months ago
      Many thanks, kivatinitz!

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