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Posted 4 years ago

TallCakes
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Imperial Glass began making their carnival glass versions of the Windmill pattern in 1912. This slag glass piece has the superimposed IG mark located inside bottom indicating it was made after 1951. Imperial reissued this pattern in various colors from the time of initial production until closing shop around 1984. The pattern includes a windmill scene in two panels and a fishing scene in one panel. This is the smaller version, which is 6-1/2" to top of ice lip by 4" wide
OMN: #514 Windmill
YOP: 1912 in carnival glass
MFG: Imperial Glass Co.

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  1. katherinescollections katherinescollections, 4 years ago
    Looks like a rootbeer float! :)
  2. TallCakes TallCakes, 4 years ago
    does look yummy, doesn't it Katherine : )
    thanks valentine : )
    thanks Pat : )
  3. mikelv85 mikelv85, 4 years ago
    Have to say it too...does look good enough to eat !...lol :)
  4. TallCakes TallCakes, 4 years ago
    thanks Mike : ) caramel, toffee, brittle, brickle, etc......
    thanks agh : )
  5. TallCakes TallCakes, 4 years ago
    thanks DrF : )
    thanks officialfuel : )
    thanks vatraio : )
    thanks nuts : )
    thanks racer : )
    thanks inky : )
    thanks Alan : )
  6. antiquerose antiquerose, 4 years ago
    Very nice item....and item looks Delicious too !!
  7. katherinescollections katherinescollections, 3 years ago
    TallCakes, I just acquired a Mosser hen on a nest with this coloration. On Kovel's it says that the color is properly called chocolate slag, even though it looks more caramel than chocolate to me. I thought of this pitcher and came to see if I remembered it correctly. :)
  8. TallCakes TallCakes, 3 years ago
    Without an old Mosser catalog I can't say what their official color name may have been. Caramel and chocolate slag can be similar. I think of caramel as being translucent caramel color with opaque white. Whereas chocolate is opaque chocolate color (various degrees of color intensity) with opaque white.
  9. katherinescollections katherinescollections, 3 years ago
    The article implies this term is incorrect in all cases, but I could be misunderstanding.:

    http://www.kovels.com/price-guide/glass-price-guide/slag-glass.html
  10. katherinescollections katherinescollections, 3 years ago
    Oh, and did you see my glass ID ask thread that I posted today? I know that you won't comment if you can't help, just wanted to know if you didn't miss it. :)
  11. TallCakes TallCakes, 3 years ago
    My thought is to go by the name assigned by the maker if known. And some do use the terms of caramel, butterscotch and/or chocolate. Kovels' editors are entitled to their opinions... I didn't recognize those pieces of your right off; but where are you located?
  12. katherinescollections katherinescollections, 3 years ago
    SoCal. :)

    I want to eat your pitcher. :))
  13. surfdub66 surfdub66, 3 years ago
    Love it! ! ! Looks like frozen coca cola!!!
  14. TallCakes TallCakes, 3 years ago
    thanks Katherine; sometimes location helps in an a ID : )
    thanks surfdub66; rootbeer float : )
    thanks for loves: AR, sklo, Cindy, Mani, surfdub : )
  15. TallCakes TallCakes, 3 years ago
    thanks for the loves: l.a.lady and LuluX : )
  16. shareurpassion shareurpassion, 3 years ago
    This is awesome. Looks like you could just eat it...

    I popped on here to see if you could possibly help me ID that candy dish I posted. I would so appreciate it!!! Thank you, thank you...
  17. TallCakes TallCakes, 3 years ago
    thank share; it does look almost edible : )
  18. TallCakes TallCakes, 3 years ago
    thank you Vintagefran : )
    thank you aura : )

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