Fox Valley Traders

Depression Style Glass Serving Platter, Ruby Red

Vintage Tableware – Depression style glassware is crafted in a manner that’s reminiscent of the colored, transparent glass that became popular and affordable during the Great DepressionPerfectly Imperfect – This style of glassware became so affordable during the late 1920’s to early 1940’s because there were no treatments or hand finishing techniques applied as a final step during the manufacturing process; so while the glassware was susceptible to certain “flaws” – as a final step during the manufacturing process; so while the glassware was susceptible to certain “flaws” – like divots, seams or air bubbles – it was also very affordable (and functional) to the massesNostalgic Collectibles – Today we recognize many items used in the home during the Great Depression as collectibles, including this type of glassware, as it often evokes sentimental memories of grandma’s kitchenRuby Red – With it’s rich hue, this display piece features a raised floral design with intricate detail and is both elegant and functionalProduct Details – Depression style glass serving platter measures 13 3/4 inches long x 8 7/8 inches wide; dishwasher safe read more