Antique Trader resident bottle expert Mike Polak shares tales from his summer bottle digging and collecting road trip in a recent Bottle Treasures Uncorked column.
Multiple estates will contribute to the diversity of lots in the June 11-12 auction offered by James D. Julia, including Tiffany lamps, French and English cameo glass and vases.
Recently, Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates brought 1,167 colored glass to auction, drawing much attention and bidder interest, for 19th and 20th century glass, with a deep peacock-blue pressed Eye and Scale pattern hand candlestick/chamber stick, and a pair of deep peacock-green pressed Loop/Leaf stand lamps sharing top lot, commanding $9,775 each.
After 27 years Bill and Millie Downey are passing on the torch as promoters of the Sanlando Depression Glass Show, as the two new sets of promoters gear up for the show in January.
More than 2,000 salt, pepper and sugar shakers including art glass, Victorian decorated, opalescent, and rare sets in frames, are set to sell July 27 through Jeffrey S. Evans.
It's going to be wall-to-wall American-made glass and pottery in Nashville, come July 20-21, during the 14th Annual Elegant and Depression Glass Show & Sale.
The community of Wellington, Kan., home to the National Depression Glass Museum, will see an even larger number of Depression glass collectors tooling around July 11-14.
After 36 years, the Westchester Glass Club is changing things up. The April 27-28 Collectors Glass Show and Sale will also include quality ceramics.
Never assume all that is to be known about an antique is known, because about the time you do, a new discovery of some kind will change the field completely. See for yourself..
I have wondered if the temperature changes from cold winter to hot summer can affect carnival glass.