ive had this slaggish hobnail glass for about 30 years...I have shown it to some dealers over the years and some said 100% its a lightning rod ball and some said NOT!!!..Im new to this forum so thank you in advance for your help...Andy
That isn't a known pattern in lightning rod balls, so I'd say it's most likely a lamp part.
thank you for your help
Second vote for lamp part. Pretty piece of glass either way.
Beautiful hobnail piece of glass, regardless.
thank you for your replies...Andy
Based on the swirled colors, the shape, the hobnail pattern, and the rough ends, I'd estimate this to be from a 1960s table-lamp.
I got a Hobnail Tivoli Soda Bottle from the 1920's.
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Wow! impressive display and collection. You need A few more signs..... Do Not Touch ....No Running......No Kids Allowed
So manganese is the culprit for my pink glass! Thanks epackage!
An old article of mine here discusses the lighting side of things.
But, in general, keep them away from light--...
Thank you! Would you mind posting a photo of the 26 on a ROOT bottle for future reference? I can't seem to find any online whatsoever...
Yeah these things are everywhere in BC unfortunately, to the point that it's almost hard to give them away. 3 out of every 4 bottles in your average dump will be one of these slick green ones.