Antique Franz Welz Yellow Swirl Art Glass Basket polished PontilBohemian
RARE Victorian 1800's ANTIQUE ART GLASS Yellow Glass Swirl Basket with Ruffled Clear applied edge. The clear applied handle has Thorned peaks all along the surface. We attribute this piece to the Franz Welz Bohemian Glass Company. We have a collector who helped us identify the maker. It is definitely Antique Bohemian Art Glass. This beautiful piece has a thorn handle in clear blown glass & a Ruffled clear glass edge. It is in Mint condition with no chips, cracks nor repairs. The Basket is hand blown and measure 6 1/4" across by 8 1/4" tall.
It is a luscious lemon yellow, the brightest on glass I have ever seen. The swirled molded circles are just exquisite. The orange contrast edge, like a Burmese is so pretty. Victorians loved color and this is a piece that proves it.The edge contrast of a We have never had a piece of Art Glass like this one for 40 years. The bottom is polished and has a hand ground pontil.
The item "Antique Franz Welz Yellow Swirl Art Glass Basket polished PontilBohemian" is in sale since Monday, June 25, 2018. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Bohemian/Czech\Other Bohemian/Czech Art Glass". The seller is "lapeerpicker" and is located in Lapeer, Michigan.This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Style: Victorian
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Object Type: Hand Blown Art Glass
- Color: Yellow
- Glassmaking Technique: Hand Blown
- Type of Glass: Bohemian Art Glass
- Subject/Theme: Thorn Handled Basket
- Brand: Franz Welz