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Della
2007-03-18, 22:17
Help! Stupid Dutch/English woman who cannot understand your language. :rolleyes: I apologise, most humbly.

I have found these perfume bottles, signed Elme. I thought maybe Edvin Ollers, but I cannot find much information on Elme Glasbruk at all. I have been searching the Internet and read all the books that I have.
Any information would be very gratefully appreciated.

http://i55.photobucket.com/albums/g150/Deltab/elme.jpg
http://i55.photobucket.com/albums/g150/Deltab/elmecansig.jpg

jth
2007-03-18, 22:56
Have you read: 20th century factory glass by Lesley Jackson? There a page about Elme.

jth
2007-03-18, 22:59
From what I can read in this book about Elme, he may well have designed these pieces you linked to.

Della
2007-03-18, 23:03
Hi,
I have read:
Millers 20th Century Glass. On page 75 it says that Edvin Ollers designed Venise style glass. Which is what these remind me of. Very Italian in design, but signed Elme.
I have also read: Scandinavian Glass, Bill Geary (great guy), Fire & Sea and Smoke & Ice, Leslie Pina.
I have the names of the designers, but never having seen a signed Elme piece, have no idea how to date it, so that I can put a designers name to it.

Thank you so much for your reply :-)

jth
2007-03-18, 23:08
I can take picture of this text for you to read here if you like? Ollers signed with Elme and Ollers, that is all I know. He was working at Elme between 1926-1930.

Della
2007-03-18, 23:14
That would be very kind of you, if that is permitted. I am not sure if my email address is given anywhere, but if posting text is not permitted, my email addres is deltab at home dot nl.
Many thanks Ajth (sorry no .. on my keyboard).

jth
2007-03-18, 23:15
I dont know if its permitted, but I make a go for it. Wait...it comes with in a while. I can mail you personally but not via the internal mail, cant attache photos to the mail.

Ballonggreven
2007-03-18, 23:24
Hi Della,
if you go to the bottom of the page you can choose english as default language(it's where it says "Svenska" in a white field). It makes it easier to understand the functions of the forum.

Della
2007-03-18, 23:30
Done, thank you!!

jth
2007-03-18, 23:34
sorry, the pics got to large and now Im ready for bed. Will try tomorrow. Good night!