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    Posted 12 years ago

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    The best of two great collecting fields: antique glass and antique photography!

    This was taken in the 1880s by J.N. Templeman of Miller, Dakota.

    Some of the glass is fantastic and the pattern could probably be identified. I really like the cake plate.

    I do not collect EAPG, so I cannot identify the specific patterns.

    Reproduction of this image in any form is not authorized.

    Thanks for looking,



    1. TallCakes TallCakes, 12 years ago
      thanks for sharing the photo. since you mentioned it, the cake stand is Campbell Jones & Co. 83 - Diamond, ca.1883. Much of the other pieces could probably be identified as well, but I collect EAPG cake stands, so that one was easy.
    2. scottvez scottvez, 12 years ago
      Thanks for the information tallcakes-- I figured someone would quickly ID some of the glass!

    3. TallCakes TallCakes, 12 years ago
      you're welcome. the shallow compote with the handle and on the same shelf as the cake stand is Adams & C0. #84 - Ashman, ca.1880s.
    4. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 12 years ago
      TallCakes beat me to the punch - of course! This is a wonderful photo, scottvez. It looks to me like it might well be a photo of bridal shower gifts, or of wedding gifts.
    5. scottvez scottvez, 12 years ago
      Thanks for looking and commenting bellina and mikko!

    6. scottvez scottvez, 12 years ago
      Thanks for looking scandinavian.

    7. scottvez scottvez, 11 years ago
      Thanks antiquesareamazing.

    8. scottvez scottvez, 11 years ago
      Thanks bratjdd and cultcha.

    9. scottvez scottvez, 11 years ago
      Thanks tom.


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