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I have a Wedgewood lustre vase 8.5" high, 3" across the base,

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I have a Wedgewood lustre vase 8.5" high, 3" across the base, 2.5" across the lip which flares out from a narrower neck above a tear drop shaped body. Deep pink/purpley lustre glaze decorated with the firbolg pattern in gold. On the base there is printed a two handled amphora(?) and WEDGEWOOD ENGLAND all in gold. In side the lip which has a gold rim, it is mother of pearl lustre with 3 swimming dolphins picked out in gold and green.
I know this piece to be at least 90 years old having inherited it from my grandmother. It's condition is perfect.
I would appreciate some idea of it's value.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Doris replied 2 years ago.
Hello and welcome! My name is Doris.
I have been an antiques collector, dealer and appraiser for over 56 years.
I will be pleased to help you.
If you see a rate me message and I have not given you an answer With the value you are not to rate anything.
Again, ignore any rate me messages until you see my answer with the value.

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