Since then, its products have had a raised logo molded directly into the glass, according to About. Actually, some metals have a strong catalytic power to generate highly reactive hydroxyl radicals. The Tipsico Lake Project is a brownfield redevelopment project to restore the land and surrounding area. They moved across the Ohio river to , and built a factory in 1906. Panther This is an interior pattern showing two large cats, the outside pattern is Butterfly and Berry. The city has also annexed approximately 56 acres 0.
It is usually a glass pressed in molds rather than being blown. It is 75% greater than the overall U. Since this discovery, the iron catalyzed hydrogen peroxide has been called Fenton's reaction. In 2004 Fenton issued guides it referred to as its history books which were available through numerous glass dealers and directly from the company. Through the preservation of historic architecture and the natural resources of the many , and forests, Fenton retains visible ties to its roots and values. Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection. For more than 100 years, was the largest manufacturer of handmade colored glass in the United States.
Glass is still being made, using the Fenton Art Glass moulds with Fenton logo , at another glass factory located in Ohio. Hobnail An even arrangement of bumps similar to that found on the bottom parts of hobnail boots. The gender makeup of the city was 46. Fenton, Frank's son, took over as President of the company. Then another layer of crystal was gathered over the frit.
There were also letter codes for any decorations. Peach Crest 1940-69 A cased glass with milk glass on the outside and ruby on the inside with a crystal edge. Condition Condition is an important quality for collectible glassware. Photos of the permanent oval marking that replaced the paper labels can be found within the Classic Era Makers Marks section at Ddoty. Fenton Art Glass has been making glassware for more than 100 years.
Open Edge Also referred to as Basket weave. Don't mistake their kindness for though because once you do they will get their revenge on you. Crests This color combination consists of glass of a different color added to the rim of a piece. Name Years Produced Description Reference Adventurine Green 1964-68 Blue and green frit over a milk glass base Autumn Orange 1965-67 Brown and orange frit over an opal glass base. H Fenton discovered in 1894 that several metals have a special oxygen transfer properties which improve the use of. The Field Guide To Carnival Glass.
Fenton possesses the unique quality of remaining close to the things that matter. Coin Dot 1947, 1952—54, 1956—64 A pattern made by using opalescent glass that was a copy the Polka Dot Victorian pattern. It was platted in 1837 as Fentonville by who would later become lieutenant-governor of Michigan. Small portions of the city also extend into Oakland County and Livingston County. This caused many people to go without power, leaving the city in a state of emergency.
A clue that lets you know something about the actual age of the carnival glass is the imperfections you may find. When the settlement was incorporated as a village in 1863 the name Fenton was used. Look for a Label A Fenton vase made from the 1920s onward contains a sticker or label of some sort -- or it did, at one time. Fenton glass the second twenty five years. Only later was it corrected to Fenton. Some Ebony Crest pieces can be quite valuable with even small vases selling for prices in the hundreds when they can be found.
The median age in the city was 36 years. Created by glass maker Jacob Rosenthal. For those who want to connect to something real, to feel a genuine sense of togetherness with a true community, Fenton invites you to Be Closer. The heart of the city being set a bit off the freeway has allowed the community to stay close to each other and their values while remaining connected to the outside world. Kathy Adams is an award-winning journalist and freelance writer who traveled the world handling numerous duties for music artists.
The pattern is on the outside of the bowl, basket, or plate and the edge has two rows of holes around it. Dragon and Lotus This pattern is possibly available in more colors than other patterns. Time Frame The first Fenton glass original was created in 1907, just two years after the Fenton brothers established the company. Labels from the 1920s state Fenton Art Glass, while in the late '30s to late '40s, the label wording changed to Handmade in America by Fenton. Use myConnection to gather the information that you most care about from across this website into one central location, giving you greater control over how you connect with your community. The ratio of number of residents in Fenton to the number of sex offenders is 65 to 1. On August 24, 2007, an hit Fenton, damaging several homes and a school, and almost completely destroying the soon to be opened , tearing off its roof.