What is green Depression glass?

Answer Depression glass has become highly collectible, with rare pieces selling for thousands of dollars. Many collectors concentrate on collecting pieces or sets of one color. Besides green, Depression ... Read More »

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Green Depression Glass Identification?

Depression glassware is a machine-pressed product that was mass produced for sale in five and dime stores at extremely low prices. In the world of collecting Depression glass, green is the overwhel... Read More »

How to Buy Depression Glass?

During the years of the Great Depression in the United States, many glass manufacturers produced glassware that became known as Depression glass. All types of glass items, such as plates, vases, gl... Read More »

Does depression glass contain lead?

Higher quality, depression-era crystal contained no more than 24 percent lead oxide in the formula. Due to the high temperatures involved when the glass materials were melted, the lead became part ... Read More »

What are old green glass Japanese beads called?

Old green glass Japanese beads are jade beads. The manufacturing of jade beads in Japan dates back to Early Jomon (14,000 to 4,000 B.C.). They primarily were made in Itoigawa, Niigata. The most val... Read More »