Davidson. Vase of pressed colored glass, England, the company is Davidson, perfect condition, 1889

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Davidson. Vase of pressed colored glass, England, the company is Davidson, perfect condition, 1889
Vase of pressed colored glass, the company George Davidson & Co. The company occupied a leading position in the production of pressed glass during the Victorian era in the UK.

Material: Colored glass
Manufacture: George Davidson & Co
Period: 1889.
Region: England, London
Condition: Perfect
Length | Width | Height: 16.5 cm | 13 cm | 4 cm

To give the characteristic matte color of the upper parts of the object, it was the influence of temperature, while the rest of the subject cooled down. This is achieved by various additives chemicals that are added to the glass mass (in this case arsenic).

As uranium glass, these items are highly valued among collectors due to its rarity - the production process was quite dangerous.

However, to any harm to the body from the use of such objects is impossible. Arsenic loses its properties during the manufacturing process, and to receive a dose of radiation, harmful to health, have daily to eat or drink from it, for several hundred years.
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