Originally Posted by mattathayde
probably the egyptians dont have easy access to the oxides to make purple glass, and no you cant just mix the oxides and chemicals thats make red and blue glass.
if you look around you might find something, you can always get a glass blower to blow a custom vase for you and i can help you if you want to go that route either direction who to talk to or maybe blowing it my self but like i have told a lot of other people here you are probably not going to like the price
How much would a standard KM base go for you reckon? I might have to buy a super awesome stem one day and do this. Sure as hell would keep it away from parties though, might even just be a decoration.