This crack does not extend to any of the edges and appears to be contained within the glass only. Green This color ranges from a deep green to a light yellow green. If you notice embedded tiny air bubbles or carbon dirt specs that can be a sign of older carnival glass. By 1974, Fenton was putting their logo on all the pieces they made. The pattern is called lattice and daisy. Green overlay 1949-53 Milk glass covered in green glass. This marigold-colored autumn acorns bowl was made by , which is one of the most prolific names in American glassware.
The handle mark on the Elk mini basket is Fred Bruce's. Dorothy Taylor also had various other items made for her and Encore, generally with the same theme - her interpretation of Classic Carnival designs. No other chips, cracks or repairs. The Field Guide To Carnival Glass. Each of the balls measure 33 inches in diameter. They used their own original moulds, moulds they had bought from other glassmakers that had gone out of business such as Imperial , and many, many new moulds that they made in their own mould shops, or jobbed out to other mould makers.
Fenton had glass chemist Charles Goe develop a way to make it since the way it was made was long forgotten. No image, text, or any part thereof may be copied, shared or transmitted to others without permission from the Copyright holders. Excellent to Like New Condition. It stands 36 inches tall. Fenton ; Fenton history written by Eugene C. No chips, cracks or repairs.
The glass was manufactured in what used to be one of the Northwood glass factory. No chips, cracks or repairs. In 2011, the company closed its glassmaking facility. Each handler had a specific pattern to help identify which handler attached the handle. No chips, cracks or repairs. No chips, cracks or repairs. The base is solid brass, and weighing a total of 36 lbs.
Dugan was known for both ball and spatula-shaped feet and for deeply crimped edges on pieces. This iridescent glass is something that people either loved or hated. No chips, cracks or repairs. The handles are often damaged on these but this example has excellent handles. As is very common for this shape, there is one extremely small flat flake at the very end of one foot.
Other this noted flaw, No other chips, cracks or repairs. Many thanks to Joseph Alves the proud owner of the vases. Carnival colors The color of carnival glass is the color of the applied treatment not the color of the piece of glass. No chips, cracks or repairs. Over the years many glass companies were chosen to make limited items for individuals and clubs. Because of the limited amount made, there just is not enough to go around.
The base color on this item is the most magnificent pale aqua you would ever wish to see. When this vase is held to strong light, only the center of the base shows as lavender! The lip is ruffled and the handle has a woven design. No chips, cracks or repairs. There was also a French opalescent tray that was available for additional cost. Name Years Produced Description Reference Amberina A fiery red blended to yellow. The company adopted this idea in 1974, thus all Fenton line items made since 1974 have the Fenton logo impressed on them. When the market for carnival glass slumped in the twenties, lower-quality carnival glass was given away as prizes at carnivals, hence the name.
French Opalescent 1956-68, 1980 Also called Crystal. It's also possible that the reheating operations during production of a piece may almost obliterate the mark - but the oval shape can still be detected. Other leading collectibles included hobnail glass with raised spheres on the surface on the glass and milk glass, an opaque glass. The resulting swirly sheen that sometimes looks like an oil slick was much less expensive to produce when compared to other iridescent art glass popular at the time such as and. Where the glass handles of the baskets are attached to the base of the basket a stamp is made. Not all pieces carry the mark but it is seen most often on carnival glass items. Cranberry Opalescent 1956-1989 Mainly made in hobnail and coin dot pattern molds.