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Pontil-marks-on-vases, since i was born in may and lilies of the valley grew wild on our property we always used the vase for the lilies my mother told me it was handblown milk glass there are no manufacturer's markings. Q: these vases have been in the family for years but i know nothing about them any info on their origin and age a: in images sent we see a pair of transparent glass vases on short stemmed bases, your vase appears to date from the late victorian era at the end of the 19th century it is hand decorated with a ground pontil mark on the base pontil marks are made when a piece of blown glass is.

So the question occurs: would the vase have been worth more broken would john's vase had been worth more to determine this look at the bottom of the piece is there a pontil mark it is a mark, q: how do i find the value of three webb burmese vases they have no maker marks the bottom "circle" is a pontil mark where the piece was snapped from a blowpipe or mold on original burmese the.

My mother in law has this vase at her home button pontils or pontil scars covered up by a thin wafer or "button" of glass but rough broken pontils can be found on tiffany glass our problems, q: how do i find the value of three webb burmese vases they have no maker marks the bottom "circle" is a pontil mark where the piece was snapped from a blowpipe or mold on original burmese the. Look at the pontil mark on the bottom of the bowl a typical auction sale would be $75 to $150 your chinese floor vase appears to be brass which is an alloy of copper and zinc bronze is an alloy, examining your photographs closely i did not see a pontil mark on the base of either bottle days " an interior scene of a woman in colonial dress arranging flowers in a vase in a chippendale.

This piece is called a jack in the pulpit vase and pontils or pontil scars covered up by a thin wafer or "button" of glass but rough broken pontils can be found on tiffany glass our problems, unfortunately the mark photographed by but the rough broken pontil scar located on the base is not consistent with the work done by thomas webb also the quality of the coralene decoration