I did send all the links to these five objects to Andy in NYC to show him but haven't published them until now.
Additional shots - 1 - 2 - of the repaired bowl belonging to antique dealer Jim Pengally from Tunbridge Collectables.
Norman Pearce from Ballochmyle got talking with Jim over their morning coffee and then I breezed into town and showed them our blog and introduced them to 'past imperfect - the art of inventive repair'. The next time I dropped in Jim had pulled together another three pieces, one was a crystal bowl all silver pinned back together, below and - 2 -.
A repaired cream and gilt jug - 1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - and two different cups and saucers - A1 - A2 - A3 - B1 - B2 -