RARE Antique-Goofus-Blue Opalescent-Glass-Candy Dish-Gold-Red-Excellent

RARE Antique-Goofus-Blue Opalescent-Glass-Candy Dish-Gold-Red-Excellent
RARE Antique-Goofus-Blue Opalescent-Glass-Candy Dish-Gold-Red-Excellent
RARE Antique-Goofus-Blue Opalescent-Glass-Candy Dish-Gold-Red-Excellent
RARE Antique-Goofus-Blue Opalescent-Glass-Candy Dish-Gold-Red-Excellent
RARE Antique-Goofus-Blue Opalescent-Glass-Candy Dish-Gold-Red-Excellent
RARE Antique-Goofus-Blue Opalescent-Glass-Candy Dish-Gold-Red-Excellent
RARE Antique-Goofus-Blue Opalescent-Glass-Candy Dish-Gold-Red-Excellent
RARE Antique-Goofus-Blue Opalescent-Glass-Candy Dish-Gold-Red-Excellent
RARE Antique-Goofus-Blue Opalescent-Glass-Candy Dish-Gold-Red-Excellent
RARE Antique-Goofus-Blue Opalescent-Glass-Candy Dish-Gold-Red-Excellent
RARE Antique-Goofus-Blue Opalescent-Glass-Candy Dish-Gold-Red-Excellent

RARE Antique-Goofus-Blue Opalescent-Glass-Candy Dish-Gold-Red-Excellent
Up for sale is a (-1880's-1900)very old translucent Candy Dish that measures 10" x 10", so incredibly magnificent that words fall short in describing its beauty. Residing in the home of a retired Irish priest for the past 60 yrs, this piece was originally given to him during his early introductory years. This rare find with this true antique glass art, especially in this beautiful condition. It is of a 4 point Hobstar designed in a medium weight translucent light blue glass. An exquisite piece of artistry and glass making is seen as it reflects embellishments etched and painted and pressed on dish opposite/back side while giving the illusion all is completed on the inner/face side. Four Red Ruby Oval Gem-like images are pressed into gold to form each thick Gold Kite relief. Teeny tiny Lace needle etchings reflects a divine masterpiece as it not only outlines each gold and ruby embellishment but travels in repetitive wide circles around the rich motif. Located below each star are 3 petals than merge into one straight line as it travels to the center and fans into 3 smaller petals at its end. These too are accented in outlined needle lace etchings.

The middle is quite spectacular as it drops. 25 to a center round wheel of alternating gold and ruby red pointed blades held together by pressed circle of gold on the reverse side. The dish measures 10" x 10" with the center wheel 3. This piece is truly a very rare find with its aged craftsmanship similar to its orgin/first creation. We are a smoke free/pet free home.

The item "RARE Antique-Goofus-Blue Opalescent-Glass-Candy Dish-Gold-Red-Excellent" is in sale since Monday, July 11, 2016. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\Italian".

The seller is "weetsy" and is located in Summerdale, Alabama. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay.


RARE Antique-Goofus-Blue Opalescent-Glass-Candy Dish-Gold-Red-Excellent