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Topic: Tannen's *original* Glass Gone
Message: Posted by: alannasser (Oct 26, 2006 01:31PM)
Hello,
I've been looking for ages for an item long out of production: Tannen's original version of Glass Gone. This was, I think, part of Jim Herpick's Mechanical Magic series. -- Liquid is poured from a silver pitcher-like object into a glass, which is then covered with a close-fitting cylinder half as tall as the glass. The top half of the glass is seen protruding from the cylinder. The cylinder with glass is then covered with a silk, which is then smashed down and pulled through the cylinder. No more glass. Does anyone have one of these they'd part with?
Thanks.
Alan
Message: Posted by: wash (Nov 1, 2006 02:15PM)
Doug lyden used to have one knocking around, but he hasn't visited the Café in a very long time
Message: Posted by: Julie (Nov 15, 2006 03:19PM)
Alan

It looks like you may not have found what you're looking for--I do have a spare gimmicked cylinder (only)--you would need to locate a metal mixer container, the lining and the proper size glass.

If this'll help, please PM me for the outlandish selling price.

Julie :)
Message: Posted by: mxmln (Dec 21, 2006 01:22AM)
I believe I have what you are looking for, but unfortunately I am a collector myself and I only allow myself to give up items when I have duplicates. I know several sources that might be able to find one. I will advise you if I have any success.