Designs are then cut into the glass to show the clear base. All over diamond pattern with plain rim.
Found almost exclusively in clear. Most items in this pattern are common.
Ditto for milk glass. If smoothed out, it is called a polished pontil. As a result, it is difficult to find goofus in excellent condition. Schroy Krause Publications.
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Art Glass High end handcrafted glass. Most clear glass is relatively worthless on Ebay. Hang out at the discussion board. If it's a Fenton pattern, but unmarked, it's earlier. Design Motif: Carnival Pressed glass with an iridescent finish made from around 1905 to about 1930.
Many pieces including a goblet, covered compote, iced tea, and punchbowl set. If they are highly polished so they are as clear as the glass they are on, they are called rock crystal cutting.
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If left unfinished it is called a rough pontil. Much of it is misidentified as Princess House.
Deeply pressed leaf pattern, except the candlesticks.