No-one likes general adverts, and ours hadn't been updated for ages, so we're having a clear-out and a change round to make the new ones useful to you. These new adverts bring in a small amount to help pay for the board and keep it free for you to use, so please do use them whenever you can, Let our links help you find great books on glass or a new piece for your collection. Thank you for supporting the Board.

Author Topic: GTS Mystery Set 5 - Pressed Glass Trinket set  (Read 5177 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Anne

  • GMB Tech Support Manager & "Board (never bored) Dame"
  • Global Moderator
  • Members
  • *
  • Posts: 12714
  • Gender: Female
  • I has a stick to poke the server with yes!
    • Glass trinket sets
    • Cumbria England
    • Glass Trinket Sets
GTS Mystery Set 5 - Pressed Glass Trinket set
« on: August 08, 2008, 01:33:51 AM »
This is another set of the glass that my neighbour is disposing of... does anyone recognise the pattern please?

Support the Glass Message Board by finding a book via book-seek.com


Offline glassaddict

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 263
GTS Mystery Set 5 - Pressed Glass Trinket set
« Reply #1 on: March 17, 2009, 12:22:05 PM »
Hi  :) ,
Does anyone have any info on the maker of this glass trinket set please.
http://i59.photobucket.com/albums/g294/bananabons/Glassmessages/100_0719.jpg

http://i59.photobucket.com/albums/g294/bananabons/Glassmessages/100_0721.jpg


http://i59.photobucket.com/albums/g294/bananabons/Glassmessages/100_0722.jpg


Many thanks.

Anne - if you would like better photo's for your website please email me ;D

Support the Glass Message Board by finding glass through glass-seek.com


Offline glassaddict

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 263
Re: Pressed Glass Trinket set
« Reply #2 on: March 17, 2009, 10:48:16 PM »
Just found it on Anne's website  ::) unidentified - Mystery 5

Support the Glass Message Board by finding a book via book-seek.com


Offline Anne

  • GMB Tech Support Manager & "Board (never bored) Dame"
  • Global Moderator
  • Members
  • *
  • Posts: 12714
  • Gender: Female
  • I has a stick to poke the server with yes!
    • Glass trinket sets
    • Cumbria England
    • Glass Trinket Sets
Re: Pressed Glass Trinket set
« Reply #3 on: March 18, 2009, 04:17:04 AM »
Hi Hil, yes still a mystery sadly, but we'll track it down somewhere!  8)

Support the Glass Message Board by finding glass through glass-seek.com


Offline Lustrousstone

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 12500
  • Gender: Female
    • Warrington, UK
    • My Gallery
Re: Pressed Glass Trinket set
« Reply #4 on: March 18, 2009, 09:19:07 AM »
A country guess would be Czechoslovakia, simply because I know it comes in green uranium glass.

Support the Glass Message Board by finding a book via book-seek.com


Offline Anne

  • GMB Tech Support Manager & "Board (never bored) Dame"
  • Global Moderator
  • Members
  • *
  • Posts: 12714
  • Gender: Female
  • I has a stick to poke the server with yes!
    • Glass trinket sets
    • Cumbria England
    • Glass Trinket Sets
Re: Pressed Glass Trinket set
« Reply #5 on: March 18, 2009, 11:31:49 AM »
Yep, possibly or even Germany Christine... ?

Support the Glass Message Board by finding glass through glass-seek.com


Offline Lustrousstone

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 12500
  • Gender: Female
    • Warrington, UK
    • My Gallery
Re: Pressed Glass Trinket set
« Reply #6 on: March 18, 2009, 12:43:18 PM »
It's a darkish green, German stuff doesn't tend to be. But yes could be

Support the Glass Message Board by finding a book via book-seek.com


Offline glassaddict

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 263
Re: Pressed Glass Trinket set
« Reply #7 on: March 18, 2009, 09:40:43 PM »
Thank you Anne and Christine for your thoughts. I don't think my set has much age to it either and also has a very 'high gloss' finish which made it difficult to photograph - I am thinking 1950's at the earliest. Just my thoughts which may help pin it down.
Hil  :)

Support the Glass Message Board by finding glass through glass-seek.com


Offline Lustrousstone

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 12500
  • Gender: Female
    • Warrington, UK
    • My Gallery
Re: Pressed Glass Trinket set
« Reply #8 on: March 19, 2009, 10:16:25 AM »
Could be earlier and possibly one of those patterns made for a long time. The design has much more in common with 1930s than 1950s. Do any of the pieces have a ground base rim?

Support the Glass Message Board by finding a book via book-seek.com


Offline glassaddict

  • Members
  • **
  • Posts: 263
Re: Pressed Glass Trinket set
« Reply #9 on: March 19, 2009, 12:06:10 PM »
Errm sorry but what does a 'ground base rim' look like? :-[
Hil

Support the Glass Message Board by finding glass through glass-seek.com


 

SMF spam blocked by CleanTalk

Look for glass on ebay.co.uk  Look for glass on eBay.com (US)
Link to Glass Encyclopedia
Link to Glass Museum


This Website is provided by Angela Bowey, PO Box 113, Paihia 0247, New Zealand