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Viking Glass – A Colorful History

Viking Glass Epic Line Rooster

Viking Glass grew out of its predecessor, New Martinsville Glass Company, which was established in 1900 by Mark Johnson and George Matheny. The plant was up and running in 1901 in New Martinsville, West Virginia, known for its natural gas and access to transportation by rail and by river – the Ohio river. The company […]

Antiques Peek: November 2017

Antiques Peek: November 2017

by Jessica Kosinski Birthstones Shining Bright This month we are taking a peek at birthstones. Birthstones today are commonly worn as physical adornments. Necklaces, rings, and many other types of jewelry can be set with birthstones, all of which have significance to those who wear them. The exact type of significance may be sentimental in […]

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Assembled jewelry set, $19,200, John Moran

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Assembled jewelry set, $19,200, John Moran

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Assembled jewelry set, $19,200, John Moran Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall An assembled set of amethyst and 18kt gold jewelry – a brooch by Jean Schlumberger and ear clips by David Webb – sold as a single lot for $19,200 at a Fine Jewelry & Luxury Auction […]