Welcome to Pattern Glass School!
Lesson #1 "EAPG" stands for
Early American Pattern Glass
or simply "Pattern Glass".
Early American Pattern Glass is also called
"Old Pressed Glass"
At PatternGlass.com, the terms
"Pattern Glass" and "EAPG" mean the same.
|The Collectors Weekly, a delightful web site covering many, many areas of antiques conducted an interview with PatternGlass.com Granny & published it HERE. The history & varieties as well as advice to new collectors in included. They awarded their HALL OF FAME Award to this site for being one of the best sites on the internet!|
|If you haven't read it, please
WHAT IS EAPG?
|Then we have a special place for new collectors
Granny's Pointers and Pitfalls
|Forms (various pieces) of EAPG made|
|Kinds of glass used to make EAPG|
|Factories that produced EAPG|
|EAPG in History|
|Click on the slate
at left for Lessons about
some of the
confusing & other aspects of pattern glass; including colors used to make it, colored and colorless decor on pattern glass, black lights, terms used for pattern glass then & now, and the dreaded "sun purple" glass.