Day 388-Opaline

Blenko Water Botle Topaz

Blenko Water Bottle Opaline

I am calling this color Opaline to be consistent with other water bottles from this “batch” of glass that I have already posted.  If you search Opaline on the blogs search there will be 2 examples (Day 232 and 298)  which, like the example above, are etched 2009.  The color in the base where the glass is the thickest matches the color that Blenko calls Opaline which is most often seen in bowls and other utilitarian pieces.  Although the photo makes this glass look a little “peachy’, it is actually more of a yellow but very pale.  Jonna thinks that this may have been a color made from cullet.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: