"Hi Bill, Cool shades! I think these are from the 1950's - USA, and they were meant to be used on a "MCM" ( Mid-Century Moderne) Chandelier!
I have seen other glassware in this exact configuration, and have also seen the slight…"
"Howdy folks. I ran across these unique iridescent milk glass shades. Anyone here have any leads on helping figure out their origin or maker? They came in a set of 4. They stand about 3 1/2" tall. The bigger opening…"
"All I can make out is Tivoli Gardens, Chicago. There are many Tivoli Gardens elsewhere with connections to Elvis Presley, Liberace, Snoop Dog and Miley Cyrus. Can't figure out if they have Chicago connection or what. 1976…"
"Good find, Vicki! I was hoping you would weigh in on this discussion!! :) We had the dating pretty much correct and now Bill (the lurker) - has the maker!
Congratulations Bill, on your thrift store find!"
"Holy Canoli! Thank you so much! Thanks also for the link giving me a new resource to use when I'm playing detective. Wow, can't believe I picked it up at a thrift store. I have really only been collecting for…"
"Thanks for taking the time to respond! I was thrilled to find it. The pattern is so unique and to my untrained eye, the artwork appears consistent with that period. It has no chips, which kind of blows my mind since if it…"
"Hi Bill! I know that Pearl Ware was a type of glaze or finish that began in the late 1700's. I read that Wedgwood was one of the first to apply it "in response to a comment by Lady Dartmouth that she and her friends were tired of the…"
Hello, quite the lurker here while I learn this crazy business. I have gotten stuck trying to identify the maker on this plate. Thanks for all of the knowledge and the time you all take to answer others. Any help is appreciated. I'm kind of excited about this piece, but I don't want to get my hopes up. Below are links to more pictures of this plate.…See More
"I have a gut feeling about this lamp. Google the word "Carcel" and look at the group pictures. See if you see some similar parts in some of the pictures. You may have found yourself an electrified 19th century lamp! Whether any of the…"
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