The pattern’s original name is ‘ART’. Collectors call it ‘JOB’S TEARS’.
Goblets are in very good condition – 6 with NO chips or cracks,
1 Glass has 1 chip on bottom and another has 2 chips on bottom
(chips are not visable from the top. THEY ARE THE LAST 2 PICTURES
- See Pictures. - Measure 5 ¾” Tall.
LISTED AS WATER GOBLETS BUT WOULD BE GREAT WINE CLASSES TODAY!
Listed in Kamm’s Book # 3
History of Adams and Co;
Previous to 1846 John Adams was an apprentice. He opened his own
glass factory in 1851 and by 1861 it was one of the largest glass factories
in the Pittsburgh area. In 1884 he purchased the burned out factory site
of Challinor & Taylor and remained as Adams and Co until 1891 when it
merged into the United States Glass Co (U. S. Glass) and was called
“Factory A”. Members of the Adams and Co partnership who had joined
the U. S. Glass Co. disposed of their stock in 1892 and retired from the
glass business. U. S. Glass remained in business until the 1930s.
Most people who owned Antique and Vintage Items loved and cherished them which gives them Personality, Character, and the Patina we all love. However, Do Expect the usual characteristics of Vintage glass, ie. tiny bubbles and occasional `straw marks', or annealing lines on the surface.
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