Vintage and Collectible Hazel Atlas Glassware

Dating hazel atlas bottles

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Vintage and Collectible Hazel Atlas Glassware

The depression years and prohibitionMany old HazelAtlas

During the s, Hazel-Atlas became well known for their mold-etched, machine-made depression glass patterns. The Hazel-Atlas mark was used chiefly on the kitchenware and tumblers. Chart of Hazel-Atlas base codes on containers, courtesy of fruitjar. All Hazel-Atlas prior to was made in the crystal color. This dates from sometime in the ss.

Most of these were made during
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Most of these were made during the early and mid s. Many old Hazel-Atlas bottle and jar bases may be found among beach glass. The depression years and prohibition late ss brought financial stress on many glass companies but Hazel Atlas actually did well with many orders. This and other presses were developed. This was also the time when much our their kitchenware was produced including luncheon sets, dinnerware in pink, topaz and black.

These were the depression years and many lines, particularly the mold-etched dinnerware was not marked. This company later became part of the Hazel-Atlas Corporation. Many of the Hazel-Atlas containers I have seen do not conform exactly to this chart, but this might be of some help in interpreting the markings on some of their products.

The Plainfield plant was later sold to A. They even experienced some growth because of innovation, diversification and the acquisition of other glass plants and expanded quickly. The new company made pressed tumblers utilizing a newly developed automatic press.

Old Containers using N imprint vs. Ovide was produced in many of the Platonite colors, especially into the s. The Hazel Company continued to manufacture items from opal glass and began expanding its commercial bottle and jar lines.