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Beginning in 1970 Fenton produced a series of Amethyst Art Glass Plates celebrating Craftsmen in America. The leaf and floral trim and the scenes on each plate are raised. On the reverse is text commemorating the portrayed craft and its history. The date the plate was manufactured and the Fenton logo are also in raised lettering on the back. As is typical of Carnival Glass, the "Amethyst" Art Glass has a reflective and luminescent quality.
Actually, though the photos don't show it, the plates in this series (including this one) are predominantly a deep dark blue with hues of purple and gold. The photos seem to pick up on the gold and green hues instead though.
This 8 1/4" plate was handmade by Fenton Glass in 1975 and is considered number 6 in the series. The plate celebrates the craft of the Silversmith during the Colonial Period and commemorates Paul Revere who became more famous for his midnight ride than his craft as a Silversmith. The plate is in Excellent Condition without issues. The Fenton label remains intact on the back. The plate weighs 1 pound 8 ounces unpackaged.
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Fenton Carnival Glass "Craftsman in America Series" No. 6 Colonial Silversmith (Paul Revere)
$12 USD SOLD
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