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  1. Laura1969 replied to the thread I have a very unique vase with Staples.

    I'm really not sure @tie.dye.cat .. I know it belonged to my grandparents. It could have been an anniversary or birthday gift and...

    Oct 21, 2020 at 11:44 AM
  2. Laura1969 attached a file to the thread I have a very unique vase with Staples.

    I polished the lid. I know it still doesn't match but I love the combination. I took some closer shots of parts of the vase so maybe...

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  3. Laura1969 replied to the thread Any ideas on who the girl might be??.

    @wiscbirddog My grandparents owned an antique store about 60 years ago. I'm assuming she was the one who wrote on the tag "pastel...

    Oct 21, 2020 at 10:27 AM
  4. Laura1969 liked Barn Owl's post in the thread Austro Hungarian Garnet Brooch?.

    I picked this brooch up online. It's huge. The style screamed Austro-Hungarian to me, and it feels a bit sturdier than Czech filigree,...

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  5. Laura1969 replied to the thread I have a very unique vase with Staples.

    That was a very interesting article. thank you very much for sharing that!!

    Oct 20, 2020 at 8:06 PM
  6. Laura1969 replied to the thread Any ideas on who the girl might be??.

    sorry- not glued down.. it's held down to the burlap with those wooden blocks..

    Oct 20, 2020 at 7:53 PM
  7. Laura1969 attached a file to the thread Any ideas on who the girl might be??.

    It's looks like someone could have glued the canvas to the burlap. I downloaded a loupe app and took some really good close ups. The...

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  8. Laura1969 replied to the thread Any ideas on who the girl might be??.

    yes, I did take it out of the glass and it does appear to have brown spots on the picture.. Thanks @Rec for explaining what foxing...

    Oct 20, 2020 at 6:50 PM
  9. Laura1969 liked Ownedbybear's post in the thread Is this a mark or just scratches?.

    There you go. It was made by a great many factories.

    Oct 20, 2020 at 1:40 PM
  10. Laura1969 replied to the thread Is this a mark or just scratches?.

    @laura9797 @Ownedbybear @John Brassey -- thank y'all so much!! I had not heard of lusterware!! So it's not actually a stamp on the...

    Oct 20, 2020 at 1:33 PM
  11. Laura1969 posted a new thread.

    Is this a mark or just scratches?

    I tried using Google lens to find out about this jar and it's not picking up anything similar. Can anyone point me in the right...

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    Forum: Pottery, Glass, and Porcelain

    Oct 20, 2020 at 12:07 PM
  12. Laura1969 replied to the thread I have a very unique vase with Staples.

    I have several vases / china. Some are smooth to touch and some are very textured. Is that how you know the difference between...

    Oct 20, 2020 at 8:54 AM
  13. Laura1969 replied to the thread I have a very unique vase with Staples.

    @Cherryhill those sound beautiful!! I had to look up Moser rainbow ewer. My mother always had it turned with the stapled facing the...

    Oct 20, 2020 at 7:46 AM
  14. Laura1969 liked Cherryhill's post in the thread I have a very unique vase with Staples.

    I have a piece of heavy purple New England Glass that was stapled back together, and a Moser rainbow ewer/decanter 16 inches tall with...

    Oct 20, 2020 at 7:41 AM
  15. Laura1969 liked Lucille.b's post in the thread Better photos of gold bracelet.

    I would check this carefully for a 2nd mark. That looks like a heavy piece, at 18K will have some nice value. The safety chain with...

    Oct 20, 2020 at 6:59 AM