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The CGS (UK) Newsletter 163
Carnival Glass Society Newsletter 163
Carnival Glass Society
Newsletter 163 has a hot and summery theme ranging from the
delicious Millersburg Strawberry Wreath
on the front cover to the ‘Cream of the
Collection’ article inside. The newsletter is exclusive to CGS members and
Exotic and Rare New Finds from members who have been ‘out and about’ in the
sunshine including some pretty Fenton
‘Gone Fishing’ (fishy ‘tails’ from the Anthony and Maureen Ward
‘Here comes the Sun’ from the Weatherman – a look into carnival glass designs inspired by
the sun which reveals intriguing new information on their origin
– more evidence to support new research revealed in Newsletter 162 which
completely changes the outlook on the inspiration for this iconic vase design.
What Members saw on V&A Museum Trip – a walk through 2,000 years of glass leading up to
the production of carnival glass.
A North East ‘Tyneside Star’ an ‘inside out’ look at this Sowerby pattern in all
its glorious forms
More ‘Jewels Amongst the Gems’ as Phyllis looks at carnival glass jewellery and
As well as ‘Carnival in a Gypsy Caravan’, a summer
quiz and lots of bunnies in our ‘Young Collectors’ section.
All of this is exclusive to Carnival Glass Society members.
membership of the CGS 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. So
why not ‘Join the CGS’ today and start enjoying these amazing membership