Heart of Glass - Blenko Glass

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Thursday, February 25, 2010

Are You Smarter Than a Sixth Grader

Can we help WV Janis identify her bowl?

Hillary: This bowl is 5" tall and 8" wide. The color is a pinkish brown with controlled bubbles and a pontil mark on the bottom. I'm hoping that one of your readers can identify it. WV Janis


Anonymous said...

I've seen this in an emerald green and it was called cambridge glass
I think, I'll speak with the owner next week.

susan said...

This is not cambridge glass
perhaps Viking or Dunbar
but not Cambridge

Anonymous said...

This is a Pilgrim Glass from
Huntington, WV
See Museum of Glass for catalog.

sweetdoc said...

Not smarter than a 6th grader.

Anonymous said...

Viking catalog 80
page #4
available in 5 colors.

Anonymous said...

This is from the huntington company starts with a bi
can't remember the name
but I've seen it before

Anonymous said...

viking copied it in 80
bi made it in the 70s

Anonymous said...

Anon, would that be "Bischoff" glass you are thinking of? They had many things very similiar to Blenko, and were around in the
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