Uranium Glass: Haunting Green Beauty

Uranium Vaseline Glass

When I first heard the term “Uranium Glass,” my initial thought was, perhaps rather predictably, “They didn’t really use uranium in it, did they?” Yes, actually, they did — and it really does glow bright green in the dark, with the application of ultraviolet light (which, incidentally, is usually the best litmus test to identify […]

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Art Deco Glass

Art Deco Girl

Art Deco Glass is an amazing array of glass that has become almost as famous as the Art Deco era it envisioned.  Art Deco is a slightly confused term as it was jostling for position with other Art Movements in the inter-war years. It was a half-step away from Belle Epoque and Art Nouveau and […]

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