GLASFAX
A friendly association of Canadian glass enthusiasts, collectors and researchers

Glasfax Publications

From 1967 to 1984, Glasfax issued a newsletter that was full of articles, research reports and snippets of information. In order to encourage an exchange of information, we have initiated a series of publications that include reprints from this treasure trove. These publications are intended to share some of the valuable information that has been presented in Glasfax Newsletters over the many years that our organization has existed. The purchase of these publications goes to support the endeavours of Glasfax including development of further publications. For copies of publications please contact us.

Artistic Cut Glass Catalog

A reproduction of Catalog A Artistic Cut Glass Wares of the Wallaceburg Cut Glass Works for 1914. This is the only known document picturing the products made by this firm. Glasfax purchased and donate the original copy to the Wallaceburg and District Museum in 2001. 19pp Price: $10.00 (Members $7.50)

The History of the Gallé Vases

Gallé is a name well known in the cameo art glass field and this reprint of the September, 1974 Glasfax Newsletter provides a first hand view of its operations from M. René Dézavelle, a glass artist who worked in the établissements Gallé from 1919 until its close in 1930. 106pp         Price: $15.00 (Members $10.00)

Canadian Bottles – Glasfax Project 69

In this book you will find several Project 69 summary reports for bottles produced or used in Canada . Types of bottles covered include – beer bottles; Patent Medicine bottles; druggists’ dispensing bottles and a few other articles that may be of interest to bottle collectors and researchers. Over 100 pages!  Price: $15.00 (Members $10.00)

The Hamilton Glass Works c 1865 - 1912

The Hamilton Glass Works was the first successful glass company in Canada with operations commencing in 1865. This report was prepared by the Research Committee of Glasfax District VIII in 1971 and remains one of the best references on this firm to date. 41pp    Price: $15.00 (Members $10.00)

 

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