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GLASS HOUND HEAVEN: Antique and Collectible Glassware

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Excellent links to help you identify your glass

http://www.glasstrinketsets.com/cms15/ - Glass Trinket boxes and vanity sets.

http://www.spglass.com/ - One of the very best sites for identifying American Depression glass!

http://www.20thcenturyglass.com/glass_encyclopedia/artdeco_glass/stolzle_glass/stolzleglass_home.htm   A very fine website for identifying art deco era and earlier Bohemia/Czech art glass, including Stolzle and many other artists!

http://www.glass.cz/list/skup.asp?co=113&lang=en&level=3 - A list of Czeh/Bohemia art glass makers. Many will respond to direct questions regarding your items.

http://www.patternglass.com/eapgHome.htm - One of the best sites I've ever seen for EAPG (early American pattern glass) If your on the hunt, start here first!

http://chataboutdg.com/gallery/search.htm - This is a fantastic site to determine who did the etchings on your prized glassware, and may help identify American Antique glass as well!

http://www.glas-musterbuch.de/ - This link is written in German, if you use Goggle it is easy to translate to English. It contain's catelogs from major glass houses in Europe and can be very helpful!

http://www.pressglas-pavillon.de/ - This is a sister site to the above, and also must be translated. It has wonderful info on pressed glass pieces from many Countries.

http://www.black-poppy.co.uk/ - This link is particularly helpful when researching Art Deco styled glassware.

http://www.20thcenturyglass.com/glass_encyclopedia_home.htm - This is one of my favorite websites to research all glass made in the late 19th century going right on through into the 20th century.

http://www.glassmessages.com/ - This is a glass message board, where you can post your questions or concerns on particular pieces.

http://glassgallery.yobunny.org.uk/ - This is also a sister site to the one above. It is especially nice for finding glass markings, and it also has a section on "fake" glass markings.

http://www.great-glass.co.uk/shops/shop5-1.htm - Another excellent site with glass of many era's! American, European and some Czech and other examples as well.

http://www.ddoty.com/index.html - A very excellent reference for identifying Antique Carnival Glass.

http://carnivalglass101.carnivalheaven.com/ - another excellent site for identifying Carnival Glass!

http://www.boydglass.net/ - American Glassware, mainly covered animal dishes and novelty pieces. In business since 1978 ( I think) :)

http://www.glas-musterbuch.de/DDR-Gebrauchswarenkatalog-1957.207.0.html - 1957 German Crystal catalog - very helpful for identifying German crystal glass ware.

http://chataboutdg.com/gallery/cat167.htm - Excellent website for identifying etched depression era glass ware.

http://www.virtualattic.com/those_confusing_woodland_scenes.htm - Excellent article on Depression Glass Woodland etchings. It clears up lots of confusion on those specific etched patterns.

http://threadsinthenest.blogspot.com/2012/08/wheeling-decorating-company.html - This blog shows some examples of the Wheeling Decorating Co. That was in business until 1963! They primarily did glass and china etchings, and often we find these on Elegant depression glass pieces, and cannot identify the etching. This should be very helpful!

http://indianaglass.carnivalheaven.com/default.htm - All things Indiana Glass, AKA Hoosier glass pieces! From antique to contemporary, including glass catalog pages!

http://www.natcapheisey.org/Resources.html - A fine listing of all Heisey glass patterns, along with some etchings as well.

http://www.inchicore-pressedglass-museum.org/Sowerby%20Glass1.htm

A very fine website with references to English made glassware including Sowerby and many others.

http://www.sha.org/bottle/index.htm - This site will help you discover the makers of antique bottles, very helpful including shapes, makers etc.

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Comment by Shirley Grundman on July 29, 2014 at 7:37pm

Hi Glass Hounds, I went to the Goodwill today and wow, they had some good stuff there.  I picked out only one of many nice glass candy dishes.  This one is a royal blue Huburg by Fostoria.  It was sold by Tiara Glass.  It's a beauty. 

Comment by kathy Curnutte on July 27, 2014 at 9:28pm

Thank you.... Vicki  & Angela

I thought the rim was to wide to be a vase. i was wrong!

Comment by Angela Evans on July 27, 2014 at 5:39pm

Kathy...have a look at this link for more info on your controlled bubble stem vase...yours is a lovely find.

http://www.glassbudvases.co.uk/

Comment by vicki hufstetler on July 27, 2014 at 5:20pm

Well Done Kyle and Shirley! My Glass hounds know their Stuff! :)

Comment by Kyle :-D on July 27, 2014 at 5:18pm

Got lucky. Guessed on The Christmas ornament one and the one about Sandwich plates lol

Comment by Shirley Grundman on July 27, 2014 at 4:43pm

That was a fun quiz.  I only missed the first question on goofus glass!

Comment by vicki hufstetler on July 27, 2014 at 3:16pm

Thank you for the quiz Lillian - I "aced" it - LOL

http://www.funtrivia.com/submitquiz.cfm?quiz=365000

Comment by vicki hufstetler on July 27, 2014 at 3:12pm

WTG Donna! That's a Very nice price! I'm happy for ya!

Kathy, Yes, I think it is Italian, and I don't think it's very old, it's a vase. The rim is to wide to be used as a "pilsner" or other bar-ware type of glass. It's pretty!

Comment by kathy Curnutte on July 27, 2014 at 1:43pm

Italian?  Swedish? And what do I call it? A vase or barware?

Stands 8.75 inches tall, 3.12 inches across the top and 2.5 inches across the base. Appears to be quality glass with one air bubble.

Has controlled bubbles and a blue ball in the base. There is also a hole on the bottom into the ball.

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Comment by Lillian Dunbar on July 26, 2014 at 9:14am

Take a quiz on vintage glass. You don't have to join FunTrivia, you may play as a guest.

http://www.funtrivia.com/playquiz.cfm?qid=365000

 

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