TS Victorian Jumbo Sized Webb Vaseline Opalescent Thorn Handled Glass Basket
It has applied feet that are also leaf shaped. The handle is unusually double twisted and covered with thorns which was a frequent pattern used by Webb.The glass has a high lead content and rings brilliantly like a church bell when struck! The base has a highly polished pontil mark. Add some brilliant colors to your collection with this magnificent piece! This is for the best of collections! Size is 11 1/2" wide and 9 1/2" tall. There are no chips or cracks. Make room on the Top Shelf for this one! Please write us for more information. Condition of item: Please understand the items we sell are old, and as such, demonstrate characteristics of age, which may include scratches around the base, bubbles, pattern irregularities, straw marks or mold marks, and pontils that are not highly ground are unfinished and may have ash in them.
Victorian hand blown glass was produced in dirty conditions, and sometimes may have ash or dirt specks. All of these features are expected to occur in antique glass, we will not accept a return on an item because it has these features.We are Top Shelf Antiques, Where the Past is always Present! All our listings start with TS so you can spot them easily. We search for old, quality, unusual items to bring to the net! The item "TS Victorian Jumbo Sized Webb Vaseline Opalescent Thorn Handled Glass Basket" is in sale since Saturday, July 08, 2017. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Glassware\Vaseline\Pre-1940". The seller is "topshelfantiques" and is located in Gilmer, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.