Seneca Glass Margery Cut Crystal Celery Dish

Seneca Glass Margery Cut Crystal Celery Dish
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We are pleased to offer this stunning cut crystal Celery dish from Seneca Glass with the Margery cutting. The cutting is listed as number 771. This piece dates to 1943.

The cutting is a polished floral which encircles the entire piece. The rim has three "waves" surrounding each of the central scallops and handles.

The Seneca Glass Margery Cut Crystal Celery Dish measures 8-1/4 inches in length, 4-1/4 inches in width and 1-1/2 inches in height.

The Seneca Glass Margery Cut Crystal Celery Dish is in Mint condition with no defects noted. The cutting is crisp, the glass sparkling!

We ship the day after payment is received using Insured Priority Mail with Delivery Confirmation. Parcels are generally received in 2-4 days depending on your location.

About the Seneca Glass Company

The Seneca Glass Company was founded by a group of immigrant German glassblowers. Natives of the district of Baden in southern Germany, many of these men had previously been employed at the North Cumberland Glass Company in Cumberland, Maryland. In 1891, they met in Cumberland to form their own corporation and subsequently purchased, for $10,000, the plant of the Fostoria Glass Company, at Fostoria, Ohio (Fostoria Glass moving to Moundsville, West Virginia).

The new company flourished from the beginning but was soon faced with the threat of a fuel shortage. In 1896, the directors decided to relocate their plant near a plentiful supply of natural gas and decided upon Morgantown. The new plant began production in January 1897.

Seneca Glass produced some of the finest hand blown, hand-cut and etched, lead crystal in the world, as well as being one of the oldest factories of its kind in America using the centuries-old technology. When the firm closed its doors, in August 1983, a nearly one-hundred-year old tradition ended.