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Gene Florence

Full Name: Gene Florence
Number of Works: 61
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ISBN: 1574326287, 9781574326284
Keywords: king, fire, hocking, anchor
Pages: 224
Published: 2009
  • Rating: 80%

From the 1940s through 2000, Anchor Hocking Glass Corporation of Lancaster, Ohio, produced an extensive line of heat resistant oven glassware called Fire-King. The company's lines included not only dinnerware but also a plethora of glass kitchen items, breakfast sets, candy dishes, range sets, vases, and more. There are over 13 ovenware patterns including Currier & Ives, Gay Fad Studios, Jade-ite, and Sapphire Blue. Fire-King Jade-ite has really become popular today. It has propelled Fire-King to the collecting forefront. Loaded with hundreds of full-color photographs, vintage catalog page
ISBN: 1574325590, 9781574325591
Keywords: glass, depression, encyclopedia, collector
Pages: 256
Published: 1992
  • Rating: 80%

Since the first edition of Collectors Encyclopedia of Depression Glass was released in 1972, it has been Americas #1 bestselling glass book. Gene and Cathy Florence now present this completely revised seventeenth edition with 156 patterns and almost 400 beautiful color photographs. With the assistance of several nationally known dealers, this book illustrates, as well as realistically prices, items in demand. Dealing primarily with the glass made from the 1920s through the end of the 1930s, this beautiful reference book contains stunning color photographs, vintage catalog pages, updated values
ISBN: 1574326058, 9781574326055
Keywords: glass, atlas, hazel
Pages: 256
Published: 2008
  • Rating: 100%
ISBN: 0891455124, 9780891455127
Keywords: glass, depression, guide, pocket
Pages: 160
Published: 1986
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1574320459, 9781574320459
Keywords: glassware, identification, 1920s, 1960s, easy, guide, florence, pattern
Pages: 176
Published: 1998
  • Rating: 80%

Depression Glass is as popular as ever and the glass from the 1930s through the 1960s seems even to be gaining ground. Collectors have depended on Gene Florence's books since 1972 for accurate information and values. His new Glassware Pattern Identification Guide, a book that has been needed for many years, will make a great companion for his other books. It includes every pattern featured in his Collector's Encyclopedia of Depression Glass, Collectible Glassware from the 40s, 50's, and 60s, and Collector's Encyclopedia of Elegant Glassware, as well as many more - nearly 400 patterns in all. A
ISBN: 0891456627, 9780891456629
Keywords: collectible, glassware, guide, illustrated, value
Pages: 222
Published: 1995
  • Rating: 80%

Gene and Cathy Florence, the foremost authorities on glassware, have produced a revamped edition of Collectible Glassware from the 40s, 50s, and 60s. Covering collectible glassware made after the Depression era, this is the only book available that deals exclusively with the handmade and mass-produced glassware from this period. It is completely updated, featuring many original company catalog pages and eight new patternsmaking a total of 128 patterns from Anniversary to Yorktown, with many of the most popular Fire-King patterns in between. Each pattern is alphabetically listed, all known piec