Early American glass.

by Knittle, Rhea Mansfield.

Publisher: The Century Co. in New York, London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 496 Downloads: 883
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Paginationxxiii,496p.
Number of Pages496
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Open LibraryOL19670268M

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1) Metz There are 2 books by Alice Hewlett Metz, Metz I(Early American Pattern Glass) & Metz II (Much More Early American Pattern Glass). These are the perennial favorites for EAPG goblet identification. 2) Welker The husband & wife authors of Pressed Glass In America, published in The most comprehensive compilation of data about EAPG.

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You should SUSPECT a pattern's name BEFORE HAND from your trusty field guide, then VERIFY it with "Early American Pattern Glass." This book is also very enjoyable just to look through, with a nice color center section. The value guide is also nice, which is lacking in my field book.

Enjoy this wonderful book for what it really is. Recommended/5(15). Early American Pattern Glass is a reprint of Alice Hulett Metz's book first published in and considered by many to be the "bible" of pattern glass collecting.

The Early American Pattern Glass Society contributed by forming a committee of eight experienced collectors and dealers to review and revise the content/5(8). One of the very best books on Early American Pressed Glass (EAPG).

It is all line drawings and black and white photos, but the images are effective, the listing is among the most comprehensive, and the texts are informative. It is very good for identifying all of the commoner, and many of the less common patterns/5(5).

By far the sloppiest and least informative book on Early American Pattern Glass I've ever read. Originally published in it's had no decent updates since other than a few instances of guesswork at valuation that is clearly not based in today's Antique Market reality/5(12).

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Resources for Early American Pattern Glass. Reference Books on Early American Pattern Glass. If you are looking for one book, especially if you are a beginning collector, then the book you should buy or borrow is: Early American Pattern Glass – Collector’s Identification & Price Guide by Darryl Reilly & Bill Jenks.

It is still in print, it is under $ and illustrates hundreds. It's actually a collection of previously published articles about a very wide assortment of topics including early American glass makers, manufacturers, methods, styles, periods and specific areas of collecting.

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by Dennis L. Prince & Lynn Dralle has a section on Early American Pattern Glass by Be sure to visit our Used Book Store for used & out of print books. The Society was formed to foster and encourage the collection, appreciation, study, and documentation of early American pattern glassware, its makers, and its place in American life, past and present.

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Early American Pattern Glass (EAPG), also known as pressed glass, was produced from roughly to Cheaper to manufacture than blown glass, this glassware was made in cast-iron molds and marketed as an economic alternative to hand-cut cturers made a wide range of patterns in order to compete with each other, usually patenting their work.

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