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Author Topic: maker of blue glass compotes - ID = Fenton Valencia pattern  (Read 669 times)

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Offline debharris1

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maker of blue glass compotes - ID = Fenton Valencia pattern
« on: April 09, 2014, 06:23:21 AM »
hello, i'm new to the site. hope you all can help me. i have bought recently 2x blue compotes or candle holders, i was wondering if anyone could give me some info on them, ie: maker, era, value? i would be most appreciative of any info, cause i have none. They are moulded glass, as seams are evident - looking for answers - deb

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Re: maker of blue glass compotes
« Reply #1 on: April 10, 2014, 11:17:01 PM »
Valencia pattern, Colonial Blue glass color, made by Fenton Art Glass Co., Williamstown, West Virginia, USA, starting in 1969 and extending into the mid-1970s. These are candleholders "No. 8374 CB" in the Fenton system. The design inspiration for Valencia was a covered item made by Moser.
James Measell, Historian
Fenton Art Glass Co.


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