The Official Price Guide to Bottles

The Official Price Guide to Bottles

Book - 1998 | 12th ed.
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-- Completely Revised and Updated. This priceless sourcebook contains new bottle categories, with a special emphasis on reproductions, distinguishing between the old and the new, dating, attribution, and discerning fakes -- plus brief, invaluable discussions of pressed/Sandwich glass and blown glass: pitchers, bowls, and more! -- A Market Review that spots trends and places them in perspective, gives prices paid at auction, and looks at the future of bottle collecting. -- Expert Guidance on starting and maintaining your own collection, including advice on how to choose a bottle specialty and what kind of investment will be required. -- Handy Tips on buying, selling, and trading show you how to make the most of antique shops, flea markets, pawn shops, and tag sales. -- Vital Information includes listings of dealers across the country and helpful reference books -- plus a glossary of key terms from "applied lip" to "whittle marks." -- Fully Illustrated with a lavish eight-page color insert.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. House of Collectibles, 1998.
Edition: 12th ed.
ISBN: 9780676600094
Branch Call Number: 748.82075 M497
Characteristics: xi, 464 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 14 cm.
Additional Contributors: House of Collectibles
Alternative Title: Price guide to bottles


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