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Walking Horse Capital - Shelbyville, TN

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I enjoy researching EAPG (Early American Pattern Glass), which was produced during (roughly) the Victorian era. I collect EAPG cake stands.

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Fenton Chocolate Alley Cat for QVC c2005 - Figurinesin Figurines
Thompson Glass Co. #17 Torpedo c1889 - Glasswarein Glassware
"Flora" by Bryce, Higbee & Co. c1890 - Glasswarein Glassware
EAPG Dagger Cake Stand c1880s - Glasswarein Glassware
Fostoria Glass Co, #402 Valkyrie cake stand c1893 - Glasswarein Glassware
Consolidated Lamp & Glass Co. 'Con-Cora' #1531/32 'Spin-A-Cake' c1950s - Glasswarein Glassware
Imperial Glass #1950/D220 Laced Edge (AKA: Katy) w/ 'doeskin' finish c1950 - Glasswarein Glassware
Dalzell, Gilmore & Leighton #45 Teardrop c1895 - Glasswarein Glassware
Happy New Year!!! Fostoria #2678 'Monroe' c1954-65 - Glasswarein Glassware
Hand Stem by Atterbury and Company c1880s - Glasswarein Glassware

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  1. this pattern was made in several colors with various decorations as well as the unadorned clear glass as you have here. It's not unusual for provenance to become confused over time. I can only report ...
  2. U.S. Glass Co. #15140 'Athenia' c1912 (AKA: Reverse 44)
  3. your covered compote is EAPG (Early American Pattern Glass) Riverside Glass Works #642 X-Ray c1896
  4. maybe add images of the matching jug...
  5. your carnival glass piece is the "Windflower" pattern by Dugan Glass Co. c1911 and Diamond Glass Co. c1913
  6. the grape motif covered candy dish is the 'Harvest' pattern by Indiana Glass. The open compote is 'King's Crown' reproduction likely by Indiana Glass.
  7. Indiana Glass 'Diamond Point' c1978 in horizon blue
  8. Adams and Co. 'Apollo' c1886
  9. Heisey and the color was called Sahara https://chataboutdg.com/gallery/details.php?image_id=11839&mode=search
  10. "R" has the pattern as 'Elise' https://www.replacements.com/p/michael-weems-elise-amber-martini-glass/mwceliam/115966981
  11. from my experience the smaller ones are indeed the hardest to find, and not many patterns included this small size. Not sure about the Canada connection as the references I've seen on this pattern mak...
  12. more photos are always nice. My 'guess' is that this is possibly a special order item made by Zabkowice glass of Poland, and made to order for the tobacco company. This exact boar finial in shown in t...
  13. salvers (cake stands) were made in various sizes (as shown in catalogs) and presumed for stacking in service and/or storage. I have various sizes; the smallest is just over 5" and several patterns wi...
  14. I think that's an asking price. I didn't find a match on WorthPoint...
  15. not sure if this link will work. Dunbar Glass with décor by John Held Jr. https://www.pinterest.com/pin/499618152405457982/
  16. AKA: Wakefield
  17. Westmoreland made a fairly extensive line of glassware in their Waterford pattern. https://www.replacements.com/webquote/weswat.htm
  18. similar to the many colonial panel patterns, tho' I don't see a match...
  19. look carefully on the bottom for the Imperial Glass mark
  20. not aware of any US companies making the nugget pattern. The Westmoreland pattern with the AKA of 'Early Nugget' differs from the Nugget pattern; the tips of the rays are pointed on 'Nugget' and round...
  21. very nice pachyderm powder box; made by L.E. Smith c1930s
  22. several do show up in google search using: Victorian cased glass Dolphin vase tho' I cannot say for certain that they are from the Victorian era. This dolphin motif was popular at that time; it's d...
  23. several glass companies produced similar needle etch designs for their glassware in the depression and post-depression eras; this glass is usually called 'Elegant Glass'. Did find what looks like your...
  24. here's one with images showing the markings: https://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedia/outstanding-griswold-erie-796-large-1946200491
  25. Erie made posts in this form in different sizes; tho' I think most are marked.. I have a #9 that is marked. https://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedia/antique-griswold-erie-footed-cast-127470210 htt...
  26. nice piece of Art Deco : ))
  27. makes a nice piece of art or a paperweight as is, but you can sometimes find the lighter inserts...
  28. https://chataboutdg.com/gallery/details.php?image_id=16440
  29. https://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedia/vintage-houze-vidrio-glass-electric-454918588
  30. another post: https://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/114001-houze-vidrio-uranium-slag-glass-electric
  31. it's a Houze table lighter holder and held an electric cigarette lighter https://www.chataboutdg.com/gallery/details.php?image_id=2883&mode=search here are images of a different shape showing th...
  32. ditto, noted as Leerdam Netherlands https://www.pressglas-pavillon.de/schalen/04275.html
  33. but it look like a wheel/roller at the business end. which wouldn't work well with cheese. It would roll with pasta/pastry dough that has been rolled out on a cutting board to cut the dough/pasta.
  34. maybe a pastry/dough cuter roller
  35. figural clown bottle: https://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedia/vintage-amber-glass-figural-clown-1799316785 https://www.ebay.ie/itm/Rare-Red-Bottle-Decanter-Early-Figural-Art-Glass-Clown-Ground-Stoppe...
  36. maybe a lid for an oval/oblong dutch oven; that deep type of deep lid was fairly common for holding coals for campfire cooking.
  37. generically, it's Dutch Delft Biblical Tile, of which there are many. Looks as tho' the angel is holding a serpent rather than a sword.
  38. looks to be a fairly recent interpretation of an EAPG pattern called 'Eye Winker'. Not sure of maker, but I did find other pieces in this pattern online as well as your piece: http://www.horizonglass...
  39. Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da
  40. this was a candle bowl that originally included a stand. here's an image: https://i.imged.com/fenton-glass-blue-iridescent-lotus-rose-bowl-candle-holder-with-brass-base.jpg
  41. it can be hard to see the slight green/yellow glow under black light; you must be in a DARK room and turn the glass under the light to see the glow at the glass edges and in the details. The reference...
  42. hope that it only a surface film causing the cloudiness, which is removable using various cleaning agents, rather that 'sick glass' which is when the glass surface is deteriorated/eroded, and requires...
  43. here's an info weblink with 1930s patents: http://www.jitterbuzz.com/indmix.html
  44. I think it's from about 1940s-50s
  45. it's part of the juicer attachment for an old Sunbeam mixer
  46. might compare Fenton examples at Shetlar Glass: http://www.shetlarglass.com/stretchglass/SGCompanies/Fenton/Fenton04.htm
  47. AKA: Pickaroon or hookaroon
  48. does look more like a dresser/trinket box to me also; but who can say for sure without a maker's catalog. The closest I find is Fostoria #93 Guttate c1893 but can't find a box in that pattern. Consoli...
  49. ditto on the Davidson 'Pearline' pattern called 'Primrose'; you'll often find the registration number embossed in the glass: possibly Rd 212634 and Rd 285342
  50. it part of the shaker and caster set: http://www.eapgs.org/patterns/full-images.php?idx=15273&pat=1754
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