Glass Encyclopedia



2015-06-26 11:00:12

The Glass Encyclopedia in an online reference source for glass. The website contains a wealth of information on different types of glass and manufacturers.

Each type of glass has a page devoted to it, with comprehensive information regarding its history and several pictures. There are also references to articles and other online sources of information about each type of glass, in addition to ideas for books to read.

The list of glass types and glass manufacturers discussed on the website is enormous. Some of the standout pages include:

  • Advertising glass
  • Bubble glass
  • Cobalt blue glass
  • Dartington glass
  • End-of-day glass
  • Etling glass
  • Fenton Glass
  • Jack-in-the-Pulpit glass
  • Phoenix glass
  • Spatter glass
  • Thomas Webb glass
  • Tiara glass
  • Venini glass
  • Verlys glass
  • WMF glass
  • Ysart glass


There are many links to help promote further knowledge about glass, including suggestions for museums, clubs, glass collectors and websites selling glass.

Angela’s Designer Searches

The website includes a page known as Angela’s Designer Searches. This is a specially constructed tool used for searching glass on eBay which incorporates its own filters to avoid receiving non-glass related results.

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