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Albany Glass - Model flint glass Co.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Manila (NO. 905) also known as Wreath & Shell, Circa 1901-1902 

Colors: White (Clear), Blue & Canary (Vaseline) opalescent and decorated.

Collection of:  The Antiquarian Collection

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Color of Bowl: White (clear), Blue & Canary (Vaseline).  

Glass Type: Transparent White (clear) Blue & Canary (Vaseline) glass. Opalescent treatment on upper half of the rose bowl including crimp area.  With a complete application of Opalescent treatment to crimp area.     

Bowl:  Footed, Qty. 3 fluted legs supporting an squat spherical shaped bowl.  The bowl has 9 inward facing crimps on rim, a concave bottom with polished pntil area. Interior of bowl is mild convex. Lower half of the exterior of bowl has a over banner, with a repeating pattern of wreath and shells on the glass.  The glass is quite thick about 0.25". 

Decoration:  On the non enameled rose bowls, the only decoration is the pressed pattern and the Opalescent treatment to body of glass.   

Dimension: 4.0 height by 3.75 wide.  Bowl opening 1.6.

Glass House: Model Flint Glass Co.  

Region of Manufacture: USA, Albany, IN

Estimated Date of Manufacture:  1901-1902  

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