This antique blue Jefferson Glass opalescent ruffled bowl is a luscious example of its Many Loops pattern, dating to circa 1908. According to the Standard Encyclopedia of Opalescent Glass, this distinctive design of 'spirograph-like pattern of overlapping loops, bordered by zig-zag threading' was listed as pattern 247 and is found in crystal as well as opalescent colors of white, blue, and green. Measures approx. 8-1/2 inch in diameter and 2-3/4 inch at the highest point. In..
A beautiful blue opalescent footed salver in the Tokyo pattern by Jefferson Glass, a gorgeous antique piece of glass that I have seen referred to as a card receiver, compote, tidbit tray, and even a donut plate. However, an old advertisement for Jefferson's "Best" and ever-popular opalescent assortment lists this treasure as a 6-5/8" high footed salver. The Tokyo pattern is one that causes a bit of confusion for some, given one book's vague reference to potential reproduct..
A wonderful Akro Agate teapot from the line of children's toy dishes, in blue, softly marbleized with wisps of white showing here and there. According to The Complete Line of the Akro Agate Co., the smaller size pieces had 18 interior panels while the larger had 16. The dart-shaped ribbons (which are not always found on the serving pieces) are in groups of 5 on the small size, with 7 ribbons on the larger size.This is the smaller version, with each side of this child-size toy..
Signed light pink iridescent art glass oil lamp by Gary Levi of the Levay Intaglio Art Glass Studio. Given the vertical spine-like strips, I'm speculating the glass itself has a tinge of pink in it, with the iridescent treatment then an added finish, but it's possible it's actually clear glass with a pink iridescent finish.Measures just shy of 4 inches high and almost 4 inches in diameter. There is a white spec inclusion of some sort in the side of the globe, but otherwise th..
At 11 inches in diameter, this gorgeous stretch glass bowl is one of the larger ones produced by the H. Northwood & Company of Wheeling, West Virginia, during its stretch glass years, 1916-1925. In a fabulous Celeste-type blue, the delicate iridescence adds a sparkling appeal to the stretch finish at the outer rim of the bowl.Measures 3-1/2 inches high, with a rim diameter of 11 inches and a base diameter of 3-3/8 inches. There is a small, shallow (1/8 x 1/16) nick at the..
A cute, happy vintage clown paperweight figurine by Fenton Art Glass in a sweet blush pink, Fenton's Sunset iridized color. With an overall look of contentment, the smiling clown has his face resting in his hand.In excellent condition, with no nicks, chips, or cracks.Measures 3-1/2 inch high and retains the Fenton label.You'll find my other Fenton glass items featured below...
Beautiful Fenton Spiral Optic cupped crimped glass vase in cranberry and a gorgeous example of the 201 shape. With a yummy Fenton opalescent crimped top, this vase was part of the cranberry spiral optic line that enjoyed a short run, which began in late 1938 and was discontinued by early 1940, at a time long before Fenton marked its wares. For those who love and collect Fenton cranberry opalescent glass, this is a real collection beauty! Stands approx. 4-3/4 inch high and 5 ..
Fenton first produced its 3917 hobnail star-shaped creamer and sugar set in the mid-1950s, with the milk glass version discontinued in 1984. This Fenton hobnail milk glass creamer and sugar set is in excellent condition, with both the star-shaped rims and all of the hobs free of damage. Standing approximately 2-3/4 inch high, the sugar is 5 inch in diameter (handle to handle), while the creamer is 4-1/4 inch across, handle to pour spout. Manufactured prior to the early 1970..
In one word... Beautiful! This stunning beauty is a scarce example of the Dugan Glass Company's Keyhole pattern dating to 1905. With a 3-in-1 edging, the blue bowl has a luscious, creamy opalescent rim and a fine beaded keyhole border that catches then casts a glistening light -- a combination that truly is a visual treat!Bowl measures 9" in diameter and 3-1/4" high. In excellent condition, with no nicks, chips, or cracks; just a bit of roughness on the base, at the mold seam..
Beautiful signed art glass witch ball by Gary Levi of the Levay Intaglio Art Glass Studio, mouth blown and then finished with what I believe to be Fenton Favrene cullet for the iridescent spot finish. Wonderful to add a decorative touch to a centerpiece bowl, suspend it with a sturdy hook or thin cord, or even use it as a miniature oil lamp. (The opening is 2mm wide.)Signed with the stylized Levay logo toward the top, over to one side, this orb measures approx. 3 inches..
A spectacular Mt Washington / Smith Brothers melon ribbed art glass biscuit jar, circa 1880 to 1900 and signed with the Smith Brothers Trademark rampant lion in shield mark. The mold-blown jar is made with an opal milk-white glass that is then brought to its full glory with a flat satin finish and hand-painted with pink roses, front and back.The jar stands 5-1/2" high to the rim that measures 4-3/4" in diameter. The inner edge of the rim is unpolished and somewhat rough, and ..
Vintage Akro Agate beaded urn in blue and white slag glass with a square foot. Marked N.Y.C. Vogue Merc. Co. USA on the underside.Stands 3-1/4 inch tall with a 2-3/4 inch rim diameter. In great vintage condition with no issues noted, just the typical mold seams.For the Akro Agate glass collector, please be sure to check out the other pieces I have to offer, featured below...
Vintage Akro Agate multi color slag glass double lily planter, this is Akro's product No. 657, marked with a backward S in the USA. This planter features orange, oxblood and yellow swirling through the white base glass. Measures approx. 5-1/2 inch long, 3 inch wide, and 2-1/4 inch high. In excellent, as-made condition with no nicks, chips, or cracks, just the typical rough mold seams. For the Akro Agate glass collector, please be sure to check out the other pieces I have..
Vintage Vintage Akro Agate Ribs and Flutes flower pot planter in green glass, this is Akro's product # 296, Type II Measures approx. 3-1/2" high with a 4" diameter at the flared, scalloped rim. In excellent, as-made condition with no nicks, chips, or cracks, just the typical rough mold seams. (The line across the underside of the vase is just due to the slag glass color variation.)Marked on the underside Made in U.S.A. 296 with the embossed Akro crow ma..
Introduction by Fenton in the early 1940s, this is the Fenton aqua crest double crimp oval bonbon (#36) with a spun turquoise glass trim around the opal white glass center. Measuring approx. 6" long and 4-7/8" wide at the furthest points, This bon bon is in excellent condition, with no nicks, chips or cracks. According to Whitmyer's Fenton Art Glass Patterns, 1939-1980 (2d ed.), the initial aqua crest line was introduced between 1941 and 1942, with all initial productio..
Vintage Akro Agate children's teapot with lid in the Stacked Disc pattern. The teapot is in the solid opaque green while the lid is done in white. Teapot measures 2-3/8 inch high to the rim, with the button-style knob on the lid taking it to 3 inch. Both pieces are in excellent, as-made condition with no nicks, chips, or cracks, just the typical rough mold seams.For the Akro Agate glass collector, please be sure to check out the other pieces I have to offer, featured below...
Seven-piece Fenton carnival glass Apple Tree water set consisting of a pitcher and six tumblers in an iridescent marigold, Fenton's Golden. The bulbous pitcher has a crimped top and stands 9-1/2 inch high, and measures approx. 6 inch wide across the bulbous belly and 7-1/2 inch wide from the spout to the clear applied handle. The tumblers measure 4 inch high, with a rim diameter of 3 inch. This #1561 Fenton water set was produced in the early 1920s (1912-1925), long before Fe..
Wonderful vaseline art glass oil lamp with a blue drizzle threading by Gary Levi of the Levay Intaglio Art Glass Studio. This oil lamp is not signed.This art glass oil lamp measures approx. 4 inches high and 3-3/4 inches in diameter. PLEASE NOTE: The bottom on this one is quite smooth and round, so it tilts to one side when upright. In excellent condition, with no nicks, chips, or cracks.Another wonderful art glass creation from the late Gary Levi! You'll fi..
Satin green Scroll and Eye jelly compote by Fenton, ware number 8248. In a mouth-watering color that inspires thoughts of lime custard. The only piece from Jefferson Glass Tokyo pattern that Fenton produced under the Scroll and Eye name. A real eye-catcher, the last photo was taken in a dark room, with only a black light as a source of lighting. Production on this piece was relatively short, spanning only a few years, from the late 1970s to early 1980s. Measures 5 inch ..
Another threaded cobalt blue art glass oil lamp by Gary Levi of the Levay Intaglio Art Glass Studio, this one is not signed but is decorated with a light drizzling of white threading and finished with a carnival iridescent treatment. Measures just shy of 4 inches high and almost 4 inches in diameter. This art glass oil lamp is in excellent condition, with no nicks, chips, or cracks.Another wonderful art glass creation from the late Gary Levi! You'll find more of the pi..
Vintage Akro Agate orange and white slag glass planter, this is Akro's product No. 654 (although it is marked with what looks to be a backward S or 5 at the base, along with Made in U.S.A. and the Akro flying crow and A mark). Measures approx. 6 inch long, 3-1/2 inch wide, and 2-1/2 inch high. In excellent, as-made condition with no nicks, chips, or cracks, just the typical rough mold seams.For the Akro Agate glass collector, please be sure to check out the other pieces ..
Hand blown art glass ball oil lamp from the late Gary Levi of Intaglio Art Glass Studio, this cobalt blue art glass oil lamp is decorated with a drizzling of creamy white threading and finished with a carnival iridescent treatment. The globe has a ribbed metal top with a wick; all you need is the oil. It is my understanding Fenton cullet was often purchased and used to make these glass creations.Glass globe measures approx. 3-1/2 inch high, 4 inch in diameter, and is signed w..
Vintage Akro Agate Graduated Darts planter / pot, this is their product # 305 with a smooth top. Planter stands approx. 4 inch high and has a smooth, flared rim measuring 4-1/2 inch in diameter.Marked with an embossed Akro crow mark.In good to great vintage condition, with some rim rubs and one small nick in the mold seam on the inner edge of the rim.For the Akro Agate glass collector, please be sure to check out the other pieces I have to offer, featured below...