Vintage Glass Tumbler

A vintage glass tumbler can come in different designs, colors, and shapes. Many people are fond of collecting these tumblers that come in different forms and uses. Since you’re here, I presume you’re one of them.

The Beginning of the Vintage Glasses

Vintage GEORGES BRIARD Christmas Tree Frosted Tumbler Glass FREE SHIPPING
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Vintage Green Tumbler Glasses Set of 8 Retro
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Vintage Glass Tumblers Pink Green Flowers Tall Drinking Glasses Lot
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4 Vintage POM ICED TEA Clear Glass Embossed Heart Leaf 16 oz Glasses Tumbler Set
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Vintage Glass Tumbler Red Blue Green Yellow Stripe Glasses
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Vintage Smoked Glass Tumbler Set 1970s Drinking Glasses Smoke Tinted Tumblers
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4 VINTAGE CLEAR GLASS TUMBLERS ICE TEA WITH PASTEL BANDS RINGS STRIPES
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8 VINTAGE IG IMPERIAL GLASS GOLD EMBOSSED HOLIDAY CHRISTMAS TUMBLERS MID CENTURY
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Vintage Red Gold Tumblers Iced Tea Glasses Thai Dancers Set of 6
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Vintage Mid Century 8 Glass Tumbler Metal Holder Carrier Caddy Goldtone
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Vintage Glass Tumblers Watermelons Tall Drinking Glasses Lot
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Michigan FROSTED TUMBLERS Mackinac Bridge LOT of 4 Vintage Iced Tea Glasses USA
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Vintage Fluted Blue Glass Tumblers Tall Drinking Glasses Lot
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Vintage Set of 4 Glass TumblersGlass Coasters Rack Caddy Carrier Pheasants
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6 VINTAGE 1950s RETRO DRINKING GLASSES TUMBLER GAZELLE PATTERN
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Lot of 7 Vintage MCM Glass Tumblers Black Gold Atomic Starburst Snowflake 6 3 4
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WOW Vintage West Virginia Glass Black OWLS Halloween Juice Tumblers Glasses MINT
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Vintage Glass Tumblers Polka Dots Brown White Lace Tall Drinking Glasses Lot
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VTG Mid Century Glass 5 Tumblers and Pitcher Pastel Colors with Gold Leaves
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Vintage Color Craft 8 Pc Spaghetti String Squiggle Drizzle Glass Tumblers NIB
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Vintage Fluted Amber Glass Tumblers Tall Drinking Glasses Lot
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Set Of 8 Vintage Yellow Pink Blue Green Drinking Glasses Tumblers With Holder
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Most companies started making and decorating different kinds of drinking glasses since the 1920s. During this time, they designed the tumblers by hand. This means that each leaf, flower, or fruit or any design pattern painted on the glass was cautiously done one at a time by a group of women employed by the company. There may have been more than 100 workers in leading companies to design on the glasses.

How to Recognize Vintage Glass Tumblers

Since one vintage glass tumbler can come in different colors, sizes, and designs, it’s difficult to tell if the glassware is really a vintage or a newer version. Being patient and taking the time to research that certain glassware to see if it’s really authentic, will not only verify your glassware, but will also broaden your mind about vintage glassware and where you can find the most valuable ones to add to your collection.

  • Look for the trademark. Inspect your glassware and find a trademark by its maker. It’s depicted at the bottom of the glassware almost all of the time.
  • Get yourself some guidebooks about vintage drinking glasses. There are many books that you can choose from since collecting vintage glasses is a favorite hobby of many people. You can search on the Internet, in the bookstore, or in the library. Whichever you go, they can assist you find the books for you.
  • Know how to differentiate vintage glasses from newer ones. Clearly, vintage glasses look more worn out than newer ones. Check for any scratches to show that it has been used for a long time already. Also, vintage glasses are heavier than newer ones. This is another benefit of getting a book for you. You can learn the comparisons of the vintage glassware and the newer ones.

 If you’re still starting to collect vintage drinking glasses, it’s ideal that you start educating yourself about them to avoid purchasing reproductions. Well, that’s it. Good luck in finding the best vintage glass tumbler that pleases you well!