Antique and vintage glassware ranges from simple to fantastic, and affordable to outrageous - literally something for everyone. Use these online value guides to help you identify and value many different types of vintage glass. Learning about old glassware goes far beyond valuing it, however. In fact, oftentimes you have to figure out what type of glass you own before you can find the value. Take a look at these additional resources to learn more about your antique and collectible glass pieces. Some of the most beautiful and highly valued glass was made by a number of different companies in the s and early s.
L.E Smith Glass Company
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Smith Glass is a third generation, family-owned company that has served the western Oregon area since with glass services for homes and businesses. Today we strive to provide the most energy-efficient and finest constructed windows and doors. We offer experienced installers, knowledgeable and professional sales staff and convenient, fast service.
Depression glass is clear or colored translucent machine made glassware that was distributed free, or at low cost, in the United States and Canada around the time of the Great Depression. The Quaker Oats Company , and other food manufacturers and distributors, put a piece of glassware in boxes of food, as an incentive to purchase. Some movie theaters and businesses handed out pieces to patrons. Most of this glassware was made in the Ohio River Valley of the United States, where access to raw materials and power made manufacturing inexpensive in the first half of the twentieth century. More than twenty manufacturers made more than patterns, and entire dinner sets were made in some patterns.