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TallCakes

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. need better photos in focus and showing design details with a side profile image. several patterns look similar to this; first thought was Constellation by Indiana Glass.
  2. saw that episode of Oak Island and they stated their tool to be dated between 1400-1800. They explained this it was hardened steel and used with a wooden mallet for making fine chisel marks such as in...
  3. looks like maybe the H and W text is to be read with INDPLS; thus turned over as H (possibly R) and M INDPLS. The raised dot between the P and H is the point where text direction changes. Did see seve...
  4. looks like the satin pastel look from 1881-84 http://www.vikingartglass.com/article-pf.php?article_id=95
  5. don't know how rare these may be but another does show up from an old eBay auction in Pinterest. There is also a companion item with a mallard duck taking to flight, as well as a plain ashtray with sa...
  6. can you make out text on the foot next to your thumb in the last photo?
  7. also similar goblet at Etsy https://www.etsy.com/hk-en/listing/261263150/vintage-hand-blown-875-goblet-cobalt
  8. did have this one in frosted glass show up with google search as an old eBay listing; only the link comes up different with subsequent searches and none of the links actually go to a similar item. lea...
  9. the silver is 'Evangeline' by National Silver Deposit Ware Co.; not sure om maker of the glass.
  10. here's one marked Germany https://www.tias.com/vintage-german-miniature-bird-pitcher-772785.html
  11. we need a way to send a notice when someone is tagged.. this looks like possibly European glass to me but not a pattern that I can find.
  12. here's a matching creamer found on eBay: https://www.ebay.com/itm/Swirl-Diamonds-With-Ovals-Creamer-Early-American-Pattern-Glass-Cream-Pitcher-/231857232097 there are also companion patterns calle...
  13. one reference notes this pattern as "Swirl and Diamonds with Ovals' with a unknown maker and call this form a spooner...
  14. yes; Fostoria #1467 'Virginia' c1906
  15. you got the pattern name correct : ) looks like Adams & Co. 'Octagon' c1874-80; here's a catalog page showing both sizes: opensalts.us/References/Catalogs/US/USA-Adams1874-80-aW.jpg
  16. guessing possibly base for a tiered stand or tray such as this link: https://www.pineandivy.com/collections/bowls-trays/products/enameled-3-tiered-tray
  17. try a google for: primitive tobacco cutter
  18. nice one : ) thanks for sharing...
  19. typically called a sherbet but sometimes a champagne. the patterns looks to be 'Iris' (AKA: Pineapple) and originally made in crystal by Higbee c1917, but reproduced by several companies in later year...
  20. hey there share...!
  21. glass with this type of satin crizzled iridescent finish is called 'stretch glass'. Fenton made these is various sizes and colors; from the photos here the color looks like 'topaz'. (never heard of Ch...
  22. Anchor Hocking 'Forest Green' punch cups
  23. ditto what Bill said on c1910 but the Fentin pattern number was different for the different forms/shapes.
  24. congrats! these are great cake stands!
  25. and also made in green: https://chataboutdg.com/gallery/details.php?image_id=18912&mode=search
  26. check Anchor Hocking 'Royal Ruby' c1930s+
  27. numbers on stoppers are typically to match to the decanter and there would be a matching number somewhere on the decanter. The ACGA site has this similar shape noted as a pedestal coffee pot in their ...
  28. Leviton was the maker of the electrical light socket and is still in business today producing electrical fixtures. These were assembled by jobbers who acquired the glass from various wholesales. These...
  29. "R" has this as Tulipa by Block https://www.replacements.com/webquote/blctulp.htm https://www.replacements.com/p/block-tulipa-champagne-water-goblet/blctul/323551?rplsku=32355&s1=mer&637999&utm_...
  30. many time these AKA titles are based on motif; thus feather plume and panels results in the AKA of 'Feather Plume Panels' . And the color would be considered sun purpled from spending lots of time in...
  31. only thing I've found on this one is that it's called 'Feather Plume Panels' and the maker is unknown...
  32. generically, this is a daisy and button motif. This EAPG pattern was made by McKee Bros. c1880s and named 'Queen'. Mosser Glass Co. has reproduced some items in this pattern (I have a cobalt cake stan...
  33. pitcher looks like possibly Dunbar 5207
  34. generically looks to be industrial/utility wire cage sconce which has multiple uses.
  35. thanks to those who fixed the 'Collections' option...
  36. check Westmoreland Glass #1921 'Lotus' candlestick here's one at WP: https://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedia/westmoreland-lotus-candleholder-satin-1657456324
  37. seeing these in green and blue. and did find one with an intact Czechoslovakia label...
  38. maybe check Humppila by Pertti Santalahti.
  39. 'Caledonia' was the OMN; hard to say what name Federal used without seeing tjhier catalogs. Here's what on resource says: "Introduced by US Glass c1906, by 1907 only a few items of No. 15094 appear in...
  40. one with spools https://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedia/antique-victorian-cast-iron-thread-483152895
  41. here's one at WP https://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedia/antique-victorian-thread-spool-stand-1953115221
  42. sewing thread spool/bobbin stand; the top holds a pin cushion
  43. I've seen this small compote noted as part of the 'Wreath of Roses' line by Fenton c1910. http://www.carnivalheaven.com/carnivalglass107/id89.htm
  44. can't answer your question as to why that pedestal base was added, as that pattern line does have a compote with a pedestal base; but painting wouldn't hurt it... The glass is EAPG: Dalzell Bros. & Gi...
  45. as "R" does have known errors in their listings; I try to verify their attributions. I'd lean toward Indiana Glass based on seeing the matching fruit grouping on a frosted 'Constellation' plate at a f...
  46. or, 2nd thought, check Indiana Glass 'Constellation intaglio fruit' c1930s
  47. check Imperial Glass 'Intaglio Fruit' c1930s
  48. I think there is no way to tell the difference in the maker as not all pieces were marked by Higbee and I don't know if Paden City may have removed the logo from the molds...
  49. sorry but I can't think of anything to help with an out of focus blurry image. I use an autofocus SLR for my glass and my camera phone for family snapshots as it's convenient. If your using the viewfi...
  50. just revisited that one... and your may be a match as well... tho' there may be some similarities to Madora, after further investigation, pretty sure this the "Laurel" pattern by J. B. Higbee c1908, ...
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