Very large Victorian Czech ruffle edged blue opaline cranberry glass basket bowl. Antique vintage large Czech Bohemian very rare fluted ruffled edge basket bowl.Crackle effect crystal with a cranberry centre leading to very pale blue opaline swirl ruffles, all cased in crystal. Stunning delicate and intricate workmanship. In excellent vintage condition with no flaws that i can see, just the expected signs of use. This bowl was made by hand in the former Czechoslovakia. These designs precede similar examples by Fenton and quite often, Czech glass was exported to the USA for Fenton's who would retail it or further decorate.
No marks or signature as is to be expected of early Czechoslovakian glass. Superb addition to any private or museum collection. Size: 11.5 inches diameter approx. Made in the famous Gablonz area of Czech, this design symbolises the skill and artistic talent of 20th century Czech glass makers. Bohemian glass is known worldwide for its extremely high quality and for the elegant designs of finished products.The item "Very large Victorian Czech ruffle edged blue opaline cranberry glass basket bowl" is in sale since Wednesday, October 04, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Glass\Bowls". The seller is "beadstory" and is located in Prague.
This item can be shipped worldwide.