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  • Aug 26 2008
  • 26 Aug 2008

Venini Art Glass

The famous Venini glassworks was established in 1921 by Paolo Venini on the island of Murano near Venice.

  • Aug 22 2008
  • 22 Aug 2008

Mid-20th Century Glass Decor – So Retro!

During the middle years of the 20th century (1920s – 1970s), glass design mirrored the attitudes and fashions of a world surging ahead of its previous limitations. From the Arts & Crafts, Modernism, Art Deco, Eames, Atomic, and Post Modernism eras, came fabulous glass decor from all over the world.

  • Jul 23 2008
  • 23 Jul 2008

Consolidated Lamp and Glass Company: The Early Years (1893 to 1910)

This is the first of a series of articles on the Consolidated Lamp and Glass Company. Over the next few weeks I will cover the Art Deco period and art glass giftware line.

History

  • Jun 8 2008
  • 8 Jun 2008

A History of The Sandwich Glass Company

Deming Jarvis started the Boston and Sandwich Glass Factory in 1825. Sandwich was a small town on Cape Cod that was rich in fuel, had easy access to major waterways, and was located only 50 miles from Boston. When Jarvis purchased the land for the factory, he purchased the surrounding 20,000 acres of forest so that the company would not have to pay for wood to burn in the furnaces.

  • May 30 2008
  • 30 May 2008

Mary Gregory

I have a blue Mary Gregory rose bowl not sure what’s it worth?

  • May 13 2008
  • 13 May 2008

U2 Guitar and Sam Snead Golf Clubs to Auction

Spring echos with the sharp crack of the auction gavel. Whether you collect vintage glass, railroadiana or sports collectibles, several upcoming sales by WorthPoint-member auction houses feature authenticated items that should attract wide interest , whether your budget is $100 or $1,000,000.

  • Apr 30 2008
  • 30 Apr 2008

Official Kentucky Derby Glasses

People start collecting Kentucky Derby glasses for a variety of reasons; maybe they ride horses, their mother may have had one, they could be from Kentucky, or simply enjoy the thrill of a race (not to mention a good Mint Julep!). No matter the reason, Kentucky Derby glasses are a hot collectible.

  • Apr 29 2008
  • 29 Apr 2008

GRAVY BOWL

MY HUSBAND FOUND A GRAVY BOWL MADE BY JOHANN HAVILAND. IT HAS GOLD TRIM AND FLOWERS ON IT. TRYING TO FIND OUT VAULE OF IT. SOMEONE HELP.

  • Apr 19 2008
  • 19 Apr 2008

Carnival Glass – Adventures in Antiquing

Photo: European Carnival Glass/Eda Glasbruks Floral Sunburst is offered at http://www.carnival-glass.net/for $995 – £567

  • Apr 11 2008
  • 11 Apr 2008

I just Love old things.

If the price is right I might sell a few of my dishies.