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 Mid Century Culver 22k Gold Magic Mushroom Lowball Tumbler Glass
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Set of 8 Vintage Boxed Christmas Poinsettia Holly Tumbler Glasses Never Used
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4 VINTAGE GLASS TUMBLERS BARWARE GOLD GILDED FLOWERS
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4 Vintage Tulip Painted Tumbler Tall Glasses Highball 5 1 2 Mid Century Mint
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Vintage Drinking Glasses SET of 7 Diamond Point 5 3 4 Mid Century Tumblers
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12 Oz Highball Glass Tumbler Vintage Culver LTD Pattern CUV62 Red
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Glass Tumblers with Metal Wire Beverage Caddy Carrier 7 glasses vintage Retro
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7 Vintage 50s Pastel SPAGHETTI STRING Drizzle Rubber Coated Tumbler GLASSES
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Vtg Swanky Swigs Drinking Glasses Birds Lot of 4 MCM Tumbler Juice Glass Barware
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VINTAGE JADEITE GREEN GLASS DIAMOND TUMBLER CUP
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Vintage Set 8 New Old Stock Libbey Glasses Tumblers Strawberries 12oz
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Vintage Libbey Glass Pair 2 Old Southern Belle Girl Tumblers 6 EUC
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Octagon Glasses Vintage Geo Barware Glasses Retro Geometric Drinking Glass
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Vintage Libbey Green Ribbed Glass Cactus Short Tumbler Drinkware 4 1 8 Tall
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Vintage Amber Tumbler Glasses Set of 6 Mid Century Modern MCM Made in Italy
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Vintage Set of 2 Pink Elephant Carousel Merry Go Round Glass Circus Tumblers
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4 Vintage Libbey Silver Leaf Frosted Drinking Glasses 5 1 2 14 oz Tumblers MCM
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Vintage Green Libbey Cactus Glass Large Tumbler 7 Tall x 3 Mouth Excellent
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Vtg 50s Pink Black Chinoiserie Asain Toile Drinking Glass Tumbler Replacement
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Vintage Cherry Blossom Depression Glass Pink 12 oz Ice Tea Tumbler Jeannette
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6 Vintage Blendo Frosted Green Glass Tumblers
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VINTAGE MCM GEORGES BRIARD RED ICICLES STRIPES SET OF 4 TUMBLERS GLASSES
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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!