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This is a truly magnificent early American pattern glass complex well cut fruit dish much like a argo pattern bowl or dish, it may very well be argo. This brilliant glass piece has design cutting much like Empire, Pairpoint, Sinclair or Hoare glass companies. It is a very large heavy piece measuring 9 inches across and 3.25 inches high. It has 4 ten point hobstars fan accents and waffle or diamond details and the bottom has 1 smaller eight point hobstar...
This is one of the most beautiful pieces of goofus glass that I've seen. It is by Indiana Glass Company in the Dahlia or Mum Design. It still has the majority of the original paint and it is rich, bright and iridescent. This has glorious scroll work and fan designs in warm gold and brilliant shiny red flowers. It measures 10 and 7/8 inches in diameter. No chips, and no cracks. This is a circa 1897 to 1912 item.
Candy corn, bittersweet or pumpkin slag glass by L. E. Smith company of Mr. Pleasant, Pennsylvania in the 1950s. Large footed, fluted, heavy compote or fruit dish. It measures 4 and 3/4 inches tall and 10 inches across. In perfect condition, no chip and no cracks. The glass is till bright and shiny with no wear.
Lovely Westmoreland heavy purple amethyst marble slag glass footed candy compote. The marbling on this piece has wonderful contrast, deep purple amethyst and snow white. It is marked Westmoreland with a W over a G in the center bottom. I haven't been able to find the exact piece but most slag glass was made prior to 1960. This piece measures 4.75 inches tall and 5 inches across the top edge. It is in perfect condition, no chips, no cracks, and no scratches. Very heavy and thick.
Elegant Cambridge Crystal Rose Point 12" five compartment relish or celery dish. This is etched with lovely rose sprays. It measures 12.5 by 10.5 inches and is in excellent condition, no chips, no cracks, and no scratches. This pattern was produced between circa 1936 and 1953, so it is an excellent example of quality depression glass. The gold color you see in the picture is the stand underneath, not part of the glass.
This is a vintage Fostoria black Egyptian Tut style vase made in Moundsville, West Virginia in the 1920s. It measures 8 inches tall and is totally opaque black glass even though some call it amethyst, it is solid black. This is a very heavy thick piece and is in excellent condition, no chips, no cracks and no scratches.
This is a wonderful Turquoise blue glass with high relief rose sprays adorning this round butter dish by Imperial Glass Company during their AIG period in the 1970s. It measures approx. 6 inches tall and 7.75 inches across at the widest part. This piece is in excellent condition, no chips, no cracks and no scratches. This is a very heavy , thick glass piece.
This is an old gelatin, or jello mold from about the 1930s made in England. This has a ships anchor and rope design. You can tell this is old because it has bubbles in the glass. It is in good condition with just minor roughness under the rim, no chips and no cracks. It measures 5.25 by 3.75 inches across and 3 inches deep.
This is a lovely small or miniature oil lamp in the zippered loop pattern, that is ruby flashed. It may be made by Imperial Glass Company, as that is the only company I have been able to find with this design, however the mark on the bottom looks like a cross, or maybe a candle. I am not sure. It has pretty much all of the original flashing. It measures 7 inches tall and 3.5 inches in diameter. This is probably antique and surely vintage. It does not have the stack...
This is a wonderful piece of EAPG made by U.S. Glass Company between 1898 and 1920. It is a little forest green glass toothpick holder with gold gilding on the feet, which is in good condition, and around the rim, which is mostly gone. Also it is etched around the center with "Howard Patterson Meridian Fair 1911. It measures 2.5 inches high and 2.5 inches in diameter. Other than the wear to the gilding on the rim, it is in excellent condition, no chips, no cracks, and no cloudiness.
This is a beautiful Indiana Goofus Glass bowl in the Victorian Roses in the Snow design from circa 1897 to 1912. This bowl measures 3 inches high, and 9 inches in diameter. It has about 2/3 of the original paint still intact, which is typical for pieces of this age. This paint is cold painted and very delicate, and prone to loss. The red of the roses, and the gold is still very bright and iridescent. It is still a lovely rare bowl and great for the goofus collector.
This is a magnificent white doeskin matte ruffled bowl with roses in raised and depressed relief on the inside and outside. This dish is snow white but the picture may appear a bit off white. This was made my Imperial Glass company circa 1951 to 1972. It has the Imperial mark on the bottom that dates it to this period. It measures 3 inches high and 9 inches across and is a very heavy thick quality vintage piece. This is in excellent condition, no chips and no cracks and no scratches...