Heart of Glass - Blenko Glass

Blenko Glass is a West Virginia treasure that spans generations. Nothing symbolizes the state of West Virginia better or more beautifully than Blenko Glass. We will discuss current and former craftsmen and designers and how important it is that Blenko and West Virginia glass be appreciated and valued by the younger generation.

Thursday, February 02, 2012

Antique Glass listed in top 10 Collectibles Searches for 2011

Kovels Top 10 Antiques & Collectibles Searches for 2011
Cookie jars
Royal Bayreuth
Antique furniture
Antique pottery and porcelain
Antique bottles
Occupied Japan
Royal Doulton
Antique glass
Antique jewelry

Antique Glass was number nine this year, and has never been listed before.

"Does that mean new interest in glass, old and new? I can't guess, but the modern designers are getting bids at the auctions,"said Kovel. Big, colorful and "statement" pieces do well. Blenko glass, Italian glass, if big, bring high prices," she said, noting that, "Decorators like huge".

To read the full artice (and see the rest of the Top 10) visit Marketplaces Identify Top Trends for Antiques and Collectibles


Anonymous said...

Blenko is not antique glass.
get a dictionary and search for the word
a n t i q u e

Anonymous said...

Huge at Blenko equals Husted.

Get rid of the deadwood
and ask Husted to consult.

Anonymous said...

I keep waiting for my Coke products to increase in value.

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