The Carnival Glass Society(UK)

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The CGS (UK) Newsletter


Carnival Glass Society Newsletter 169

Another 40 pages packed full of articles, research, photographs and exciting CGS events for our members to enjoy. This issue includes:

  • An intriguing investigation into the lifetime of a hatpin holder

  • Carnival glass links to the 'Seamstress and the Argonaut'

  • Sowerby's mystery candle lamp

  • Find our where carnival glass and metal meet

  • A fascinating 'Arts & Crafts' revelation that may change your point of view

  • Some carnival glass 'carbon dating' from a chicken with a presidential twist

  • A rare item leads to discussion on Stevens & Williams glass

  • Our ‘Jewels Amongst the Gems’  feature is 'seeing red' and we have even have an amazing 'Carnival Glass Enthusiasts' poem from one of our members.

Plus plenty of carnival glass fun with quizzical snippets as well as our new  'Desert Island Carnival' feature.

It only costs £14 per year for Electronic membership for up to two people for which you receive our quarterly, 40 page newsletter by email plus a host of  membership benefits including: ability to buy and sell carnival glass on the members' area of our website, our CGS Fairs Discount Card which gives 2 for 1 discount at many major antique fairs across the UK, invitations to CGS events and much more (or £25 per year for printed newsletters delivered in the UK, £32 per year for printed newsletters delivered outside of the UK).

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Newsletter Sampler

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