Reproductions – Page
History about the Acanthus mold
The Acanthus mold was originally own by Imperial and in XXXX was sole to Fenton.
Acanthus - Imperial
|Pattern||Original Manufacturer||Manufacturer of Reproduction||Reproduced Shapes||Color of Reproductions|
|Acanthus||Imperial||Imperial (pattern similar to Leaf Tiers)||bowl, plate||Amethyst, Blue, Green, Marigold|
|Acanthus||Imperial||Fenton (original Acanthus pattern)||basket, bowl, plate||Black Amethyst, Blue, Celeste blue|
From Elaine Blair’s Reproductions At-A-Glance (full article here)
Our definition of a reproduction is a pattern using the same mold (or a mold very similar to the original) that could confuse collectors.
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