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The Black Glass Encyclopedia, With Price Guide by: The West Virginia Museum of American Glass
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The Black Glass Encyclopedia, With Price Guide by: The West Virginia Museum of American Glass
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Author: The West Virginia Museum of American Glass
Binding: Hard Cover
Copyright: 2005
Pages: 224
Size: 8.88 x 11.38 in.

Product Code: SO-SCH-2005-0764323121-X2

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Over 860 striking color images of unusual and beautiful black glass animals, bowls, baskets, candlesticks, compotes, flower bowls, novelties, stemware, tableware, and vases adorn this encyclopedia. The finest examples of late nineteenth through twentieth century glass from such renown firms as Akro Agate, Blenko, Cambridge, Dalzell-Viking, Duncan & Miller, Fenton Art Glass, Fostoria, H.C. Fry, Hazel-Atlas, A.H. Heisey, Imperial, Lenox Crystal, Libbey, Morgantown Glass Works, Paden City, Seneca, Steuben, U.S. Glass, and Westmoreland Specialty are well represented. Catalog copy from glass manufacturers and decorators add depth to the presentation.

The engaging text is an introduction to exotic black glass and provides concise histories of the companies that produced it, along with a bibliography and values. This book will be very useful to all who appreciate beautiful glassware.

868 color and 105 b/w photos

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