Carnival glass was made in a wide array of colors, shades, color combinations
and variants. More than fifty have been formally classified.
In addition, there was very little quality control in the early days, so a batch of
glass could vary considerably. Carnival glass colors definitions are based on the
Carnival Glass is pressed glass that has been iridized with a metallic spray. ...
One of the most confusing aspects of Carnival glass is determining the color.
Website for David Doty's Field Guide to Carnival Glass. ... Nor will I make
judgments on color or damage. Indexed by Pattern More than 1100 patterns
To determine the base glass color, hold the carnival item up to a strong light
source. Natural sunlight works the best. This should make the carnival finish ...
Carnival glass color is determined, not by the iridescence, but by the color of the
base glass - the glass that was used to make the bowl and then had the ...
Sep 20, 2012 ... To achieve the marvelous iridescent colors that carnival glass collectors seek, a
process was developed where a liquid solution of metallic salts ...
Rare vintage carnival glass pieces for sale! Rare collector grade quality vintage
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The single most asked question there, and 'over here,' continues to be, “What
color is this?” It always means, “What's the base glass color?” Those of you who ...
this is listing of all carnival glass colors that Imperial Glass Company made with
the trademarks, IG, LIG, ALIG, and NI.