Vintage BLENKO Art Glass Ruffled Crackle Glass Bowl
Stunning Christmas Green crackle glass bowl measuring 8 inches in diameter & 3 1/3 inches high. Perfect for the holidays!
From the late 1920s to the early 1960s, crackle glass was made in vibrant colors by many companies,. It all started in the late 1800s & today it is highly collectible. Shimmering in the sunlight, crackle glass is breathtaking!
This bowl is from the Blenko Glass Company of West Virginia between 1937 - 1958. It is in excellent vintage condition w/ a few of the usual, expected small bubbles & straw marks typical of handcrafted, mouth blown glass. It has the pontil mark or punt mark on the bottom which is the scar where the pontil, punty or punt was broken from a work of blown glass. The presence of such a scar indicates that the glass was blown freehand.