"Thanks again for the input. The "birds" on my piece are smeared,, the picture is not out of focus. that is what i making it so difficult to identify it. The same with the elongated S, the pictures are as sharp as they can get. I will just…"
"No Problem, everyone has a learning curve, for sure. If your marking is two birds, might it be two hawks? facing each other? If so, your vases are made by Hawkes glass - very good quality and antique American, USA glass. Here is info on…"
"Thanks for the information. You are right on the decoration. They are raised and appear to have gold accents. Unfortunately, the picture on my second posting is as clear as the markings are. They look more like birds facing each other rather than a…"
"Oh, I see, thank you Molly! To our OP, It's best not to run multiple posts on the same item. If your new here, that's understandable, but please delete one of the posts so that things won't get scattered and confusing.
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