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Meeting Highlights & Program


November 2016


Gene shared a selection of pitchers and tumblers from his extensive collection, which crosses manufacturers, colors, and eras. He displayed one tumbler or goblet with each pitcher, though in most cases he has at least six! The following treasures were included:

  • Morgantown Anna Rose American Beauty

  • Fenton amethyst opalescent Waterlilies and Cattail, circa 1909

  • Fenton ice blue Lincoln Inn

  • Fenton drape, circa 1911

  • Fenton ribbed with lid

  • Fenton ribbed, circa 1912

  • Seneca clear and ebony

  • Fenton green Ming

  • Heisey yellow with silver overlay

  • Fenton green dot

  • Cambridge amethyst Caprice

  • Fenton yellow with lid and blue handle

  • Cambridge crystal Diane

  • Fenton Hanging Hearts, reissued in the 1980s

  • Akro Agate child's pitcher and tumbler set in original box

  • Blenko amethyst with amber handle

  • Blenko green crackle

  • Fostoria Rogene footed pitcher, 1928-1929

  • Fostoria Rogene flat pitcher

  • US Glass pink Shaggy Rose

  • Fostoria Midnight Rose ice jug

  • Cambridge green Gloria

  • Hall lavender tilt jug

  • Fostoria Azure Vernon

  • "New" carnival (1950s and 1960s):

    • Bennett Inverted Strawberry

    • Imperial blue

    • Amethyst Pears

    • Green Grape

    • Westmoreland Glass blue Quilt

    • Indiana ice blue

    • Green Oak Leaf

    • Red Wildflower




Show & Tell

Club members brought the following treasures for Show and Tell!  Here are some highlights from this meeting.  Descriptions of each treasure is found below the pictures using the corresponding number.




Clear cake stand with an unusual pedestal from an unknown manufacturer


US Glass green Massachusetts shot glass, circa 1898


Amethyst irregular bowls from an unknown manufacturer


Cambridge crystal Square decanter and cordials, made in the 1950s


On the left is an Imperial Glass green Molly dessert plate; on the right is a green-stemmed sherbet with crystal optic bowl from an unknown manufacturer


Fostoria Emerald Green Coin cake stand


Chalet Glass (Canada) neodymium console bowl


Morgantown Seaweed Snowball vase