by Bill Banks
are some interesting articles I've put together. Some I've written for magazines. I hope
you find them useful. Check back often as I'll continue to ad more articles. Some of these
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Muranese Art Glass
1795-1895 One Hundred Years of American Commerce
American Glass Interests by James Gillinder 1895
Poschinger Fleur Art Glass
Victorian Opalescent Glass Novelties
New color discovery for the Jefferson Glass Company.
Antique & Collectible Straw Jars online Book
Early Overlay Art Glass Discovery
Reading Artistic Glass Works
History of the Swastika Pattern
Sun Purpled Glass? Password Protected.
Why Collect Antiques?
Take a trip down Market Street in San Francisco in 1906
Glow Lamp or Penny Lamp
Northwood Needle Etching
A Celery Obscured!
Northwood Dew Drop Pattern
Reproduction Glass Epergnes
Victorian Opalescent Glass
Northwood vs. Coudersport
The Alaska Small Berry Bowl
The elusive Ring Handled Basket in Purple Slag
What is true Blurina Art Glass
The difference between Honeycomb & Beads and Fishscale & Beads
History of the Fluted Scrolls pattern
Fluted Scrolls or Jackson