Monthly Archives: January 2015

American Pressed Glass: Early, Middle, Late Periods

Before 1820, American made glass was blown glass which was costly to produce because the labor intensive manufacturing process.  American manufacturers were  unable to compete with foreign imports that flooded the market.  Mechanically pressed glass was born out of the … Continue reading

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Daisy Button Pattern Glass

This stunning canary yellow water pitcher features the Daisy Button pattern, one of  the ten most popular pressed patterns of  all times.  When viewed under a black light, the glass turns a bright neon green.  Even in the sunlight, you … Continue reading

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PAST WARES

I have been selling glassware and porcelain items on Ruby Lane since 2012.  I sold on several other venues before I joined Ruby Lane and have finally found a happy home!  I have more than 600 items in my shop … Continue reading

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