Vintage Imperial Glass Jade Green Dragon Candle Holders

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  • Item Category: Glass
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Mar 04, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House

2 Vintage Imperial Glass Jade Green Dragon Candle Holders

are 2 identical vintage jade green dragon candle holders made by the Imperial Glass Company. They are both marked with the Imperial Glass Company trademark. T is a fascinating dragon figure on all 4 sides of both candle holders. T are 2 different dragon figures on each candle. They are 2 1/4" tall and 3" wide. These stunning candle holders are both in very good condition with no chips or cracks.

Please see the pictures to help determine condition. The white on the candle holders in the pictures is from the flash on the camera.

I am now adding the following information that I have just learned from another ebayer who was kind enough to send me this.

Hi I just want to tell you a little more Info on these...they are named CATHAY SHEN candlebase original prod. dates 1949-1953. These particular ones are marked LIG on the bottom so that means they were made after LENOX bought IMPERIAL GLASS in 1973 they re-issued these in IMPERIAL JADE in 1981 which is what I believe these to be.They also were originally sold as a console set with a matching rectangular bowl. According to the Glass Candlestick Book Vol. Two it states the color Imperial Jade was used from 1981 to 1983 (which this was a re-issued color from the year 1960 called DYNASTY JADE)

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