Share your favorites on Show & Tell

antique glass ashtray

In Art Glass > Murano and Italian Art Glass > Show & Tell and Art Glass > American Art Glass > Show & Tell.
Murano and Italian Art Glass1314 of 1316Bought this on E-Bay Seller claimed this to be VINTAGE MURANO BLUE CASED GLASSART GLASS
Love it
Like it

MeliGMeliG loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
antiqueroseantiquerose loves this.
aldo78aldo78 loves this.
See 2 more
Add to collection

Please create an account, or Log in here

If you don't have an account, create one here.

Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate

Posted 8 years ago

(1 item)

Just looking for information about this beautiful piece.
Found in Canada, likely from mid century.

Unsolved Mystery

Help us close this case. Add your knowledge below.


  1. Elleni, 8 years ago
    Its from a company called Chalet Glass...here is an excerpt froma web site..."Chalet Glass is a particular brand of Murano glass. Glassblowers from Murano, Italy began making Chalet glass in Montreal around 1960. In 1963, a fire forced the Chalet glass makers to move their operation to Cornwall, Ontario where it continued until 1981" You can find so much more if you google or do an ebay search. Hope this helps :)
  2. susan, 8 years ago
    Sorry, Chribska by Josef Hospodka, but could have been retailed by Jones & Co 1960's
  3. Wayne-20th.Century.Glass Wayne-20th.Century.Glass, 8 years ago
    Just confirming what Susan said, Ch?ibská by Josef Hospodka, shown in their catalogues here: http://picasaweb.google.cz/Jindra8526/Chribska?authkey=Gv1sRgCNrIx8vT6YOfgwE#5443650426300410722
  4. Wayne-20th.Century.Glass Wayne-20th.Century.Glass, 8 years ago
    Also see here for several more examples of Chribska glass, some with "Bohemian Glass" labels attached: http://www.20thcenturyglass.com/glass_encyclopedia/bohemian_glass/chribskaglass_home.htm
  5. susan, 8 years ago
    Thank you Wayne for the confirmation, so much of this glass get's labeled as Murano Or Chalet, where as Sklo Union glass is just as well made and deserve's credit in it's own right, i particularly like some of the pressed examples designed by Visner, Jurnikl and Filip amongst others.

Want to post a comment?

Create an account or login in order to post a comment.