The Carnival Glass Society(UK)

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The CGS (UK) Newsletter


Carnival Glass Society Newsletter 167


Carnival Glass Society Newsletter 167 is out. 

Another 40 pages packed full of articles, research, photographs and exciting CGS events. This issue includes:

  • Exciting new research about early English and early American Carnival Glass in our ‘Is this Sowerby’s Earliest Carnival Glass?’ and ‘Poor Man’s Tiffany – by Tiffany’ articles.

  • A Millersburg Mystery raises some interesting questions which may change your whole perspective on this fascinating glass.

  • Learn about a beautiful carnival glass gift from Finland to Spain.

  • Find out what you didn’t know about a well-known pattern and look at a company which made some great carnival glass novelties.

  • ‘Hold on to your hat’ with our regular ‘Weatherman’ and ‘Jewels Amongst the Gems’ features then

  • Why not join us for some Australian Adventures?

    We also report on a delightful get together that was held with carnival glass friends and provide information about our AGM weekend in September – plus other news, views, articles and snippets from our members.

    All this is exclusive to Carnival Glass Society members. Join now and we shall also send you our much acclaimed CGS Newsletters 165 and 166 straight away which means you will soon have 120 pages of carnival glass delights to enjoy!

    Electronic membership is only £14 for up to two people for which you receive our quarterly 40 page Newsletter by email plus a host of other membership benefits including the ability to buy and sell carnival glass on the members’ area of our website; two for one discount at many major antique fairs across the UK and an invitation to attend our annual weekend with lectures, glass displays, glass for sale tables, raffles, dinner and much more.

    So why not ‘Join the CGS’ today and start enjoying these amazing membership benefits?

    Recent CGS Newsletters
    (Click on cover photos to read more about each Newsletter)

    Newsletter 160

    November 2017

    Newsletter 161

    February 2018

    Newsletter 162

    June 2018

    Newsletter 163

    August 2018

    Newsletter 164

    November 2018

    Newsletter 165

    February 2019

    Newsletter 166

    June 2019


    Newsletter Sampler

    Click here to read some of the interesting Newsletter articles that CGS members were able to enjoy during 2016-17