Mt. Washington & Pairpoint Glass Photos

The Mt. Washington Glass Works was founded in 1837 in South Boston and moved to New Bedford in 1870. Pairpoint Manufacturing Co. was established in New Bedford in 1880 to make metalwares. The two factories collaborated, then merged in 1894. They operated under the Pairpoint name from 1900 until the 1930s. The company was known for colors and names like Amberina, Burmese, Peachblow, Crown Milano, etc.

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Collection of Mount Washington Glass Co. products at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.Pressed glass dolphin candlesticks by Mount Washington Glass Works & pressed glass vase by Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. at Peabody Essex Museum. Salem, MA.Sicilian glass kerosene lamp by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA City at Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, IL.Lava glass vase by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.
Collection of Mount Washington Glass Co. products at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.Pressed glass dolphin candlesticks (c1860) by Mount Washington Glass Works & pressed glass vase by Boston & Sandwich Glass Co. at Peabody Essex Museum. Salem, MA.Sicilian glass kerosene lamp (c1878) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA City at Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, IL.Lava glass vase (c1878) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.
Sicilian vase by Mount Washington Glass Co. & short vase by Smith Brother Decoration Co. both of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.American Art Glass probably Mount Washington Glass Co. at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.Group of Amberina glass dishes by Mount Washington Glass Co., New Bedford, MA & New England Glass Co., Cambridge, MA at Huntington Museum of Art. Huntington, WV.Mount Washington Glass Co. amberina glassware at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.
Sicilian vase (1878-80) by Mount Washington Glass Co. & short vase (1874-90) by Smith Brother Decoration Co. both of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.American Art Glass (c1878-84) probably Mount Washington Glass Co. at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.Group of Amberina glass dishes(1880's) by Mount Washington Glass Co., New Bedford, MA & New England Glass Co., Cambridge, MA at Huntington Museum of Art. Huntington, WV.Mount Washington Glass Co. amberina glassware at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.
Mount Washington Glass Co. amberina sugar & creamer at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.Rose amber or amberina glass vase by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Late 19th C art glass at Lightner Museum. St Augustine, FL.Oak leaf & acorn pattern glass vase by Mount Washington Glass Company at Illinois State Museum. Springfield, IL.
Mount Washington Glass Co. amberina sugar & creamer at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.Rose amber or amberina glass vase (c1883-95) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Late 19th C art glass (amberina pitcher plus Burmese glass vase & pitcher) at Lightner Museum. St Augustine, FL.Oak leaf & acorn pattern glass vase (1875-1925) by Mount Washington Glass Company (New Bedford, MA) at Illinois State Museum. Springfield, IL.
Mold-blown pitcher by Mount Washington Glass Company of New Bedford, MA, at New Orleans Museum of Art. New Orleans, LA.Peachblow & Burmese glass vases & pitchers by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Burmese caster set by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.Burmese Glass vase by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.
Mold-blown pitcher (c1884) by Mount Washington Glass Company of New Bedford, MA, at New Orleans Museum of Art. New Orleans, LA.Peachblow & Burmese glass vases & pitchers (c1885-94) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Burmese caster set (1885-95) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.Burmese Glass vase (1885-95) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.
Bowl of Burmese pattern by Mount Washington Glass Company of New Bedford, MA, at Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia, PA.Burmese blown glass tankard with enamel landscape by Mount Washington Glass Co. at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.Burmese blown glass vase by Mount Washington Glass Works of New Bedford at Peabody Essex Museum. Salem, MA.Burmese lamp by Mount Washington Glass Co. & Pairpoint Manuf. Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.
Bowl of Burmese pattern (1885) by Mount Washington Glass Company of New Bedford, MA, at Philadelphia Museum of Art. Philadelphia, PA.Burmese blown glass tankard with enamel landscape (c1885-90) by Mount Washington Glass Co. at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.Burmese blown glass vase (c1886-90) by Mount Washington Glass Works of New Bedford at Peabody Essex Museum. Salem, MA.Burmese lamp (1886-90) by Mount Washington Glass Co. (glass) & Pairpoint Manuf. Co. (mounts) of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.
Peachblow vase in Lace Embroidery Queen's pattern by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.Burmese footed bowl in Queen's pattern by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.Burmese lamp with Coraline decoration by Mount Washington Glass Co. & Pairpoint Manuf. Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.Mount Washington Glass Co. pitchers at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.
Peachblow vase in Lace Embroidery Queen's pattern (1886-90) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.Burmese footed bowl in Queen's pattern (1886-95) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.Burmese lamp with Coraline decoration (1887-90) by Mount Washington Glass Co. (glass) & Pairpoint Manuf. Co. (mounts) of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.Mount Washington Glass Co. pitchers at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.
Mount Washington Hobnail Burmese glass crème & sugar bowls at Milan Historical Museum. Milan, OH.Crown Milano decanter by Mount Washington Glass Co. at Milan Historical Museum. Milan, OH.Crown Milano glass cream pitcher & sugar bowl by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Crown Milano glass vase by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.
Mount Washington Hobnail Burmese glass crème & sugar bowls at Milan Historical Museum. Milan, OH.Crown Milano decanter by Mount Washington Glass Co. at Milan Historical Museum. Milan, OH.Crown Milano glass cream pitcher & sugar bowl (c1888-95) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Crown Milano glass vase (c1888-95) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.
Crown Milano glass pitcher by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Crown Milano glass cookie jar by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Currier Museum of Art. Manchester, NH.Glassware by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Royal Flemish lamp by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.
Crown Milano glass pitcher (c1888-95) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Crown Milano glass cookie jar (1890s) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Currier Museum of Art. Manchester, NH.Glassware (c1888-95) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Royal Flemish lamp (1888-95) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.
Royal Flemish vase with geese by Mount Washington Glass Co. at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.Royal Flemish glass vase by Guba of Mount Washington Glass Co., New Bedford, MA at Huntington Museum of Art. Huntington, WV.Royal Flemish vase by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA City at Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, IL.Royal Flemish pitchers with flowers & carp by Mount Washington Glass Co. at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.
Royal Flemish vase with geese by Mount Washington Glass Co. at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.Royal Flemish glass vase (c1890's) by Guba of Mount Washington Glass Co., New Bedford, MA at Huntington Museum of Art. Huntington, WV.Royal Flemish vase (1889-95) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA City at Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, IL.Royal Flemish pitchers with flowers & carp by Mount Washington Glass Co. at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.
Royal Flemish vases & Colonial vase in Camel pattern by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.Colonial vase in Camel pattern & Crown Milano covered ewer both by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.Art glass pitcher with carp in net attrib. Mount Washington Glass Co. at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.Napoli clear glass vase painted inside by Albert Steffin of Mount Washington Glass Co., New Bedford, MA at Huntington Museum of Art. Huntington, WV.
Royal Flemish vases & Colonial vase in Camel pattern (1893-95) by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.Colonial vase in Camel pattern (1893-95) & Crown Milano covered ewer (1891-95) both by Mount Washington Glass Co. of New Bedford, MA at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.Art glass pitcher with carp in net (c1890) attrib. Mount Washington Glass Co. at Chrysler Museum of Art. Norfolk, VA.Napoli clear glass vase (1894) painted inside by Albert Steffin of Mount Washington Glass Co., New Bedford, MA at Huntington Museum of Art. Huntington, WV.
Glass cream & sugar souvenirs from Chicago World's Fair by New England Glass Co. at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.Flower globe made for World's Columbian Exposition by Mount Washington Glass Company of New Bedford, MA, at New Orleans Museum of Art. New Orleans, LA.Caster set by Pairpoint Manuf. Co. of New Bedford, MA at Sedgwick County Historical Museum. Wichita, KS.Silverplated oriental box by Pairpoint Manuf. Co. of New Bedford, MA at Yale University Art Gallery. New Haven, CT.
Glass cream & sugar souvenirs from Chicago World's Fair (1893) by New England Glass Co. at Corning Museum of Glass. Corning, NY.Flower globe (c1893) made for World's Columbian Exposition by Mount Washington Glass Company of New Bedford, MA, at New Orleans Museum of Art. New Orleans, LA.Caster set (c1880) by Pairpoint Manuf. Co. of New Bedford, MA at Sedgwick County Historical Museum. Wichita, KS.Silverplated oriental box (c1880) by Pairpoint Manuf. Co. of New Bedford, MA at Yale University Art Gallery. New Haven, CT.
Calling card tray with bird by Pairpoint Manuf. Co. of New Bedford, MA at Sedgwick County Historical Museum. Wichita, KS.Brass & glass candlesticks by Pairpoint Manuf. Co. of New Bedford, MA at Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn, NY.Silverplate candlesticks by Pairpoint Manuf. Co. of New Bedford, MA at Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn, NY.Canaria glass condiment set by Pairpoint at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.
Calling card tray with bird (c1885) by Pairpoint Manuf. Co. of New Bedford, MA at Sedgwick County Historical Museum. Wichita, KS.Brass & glass candlesticks (c1910) by Pairpoint Manuf. Co. of New Bedford, MA at Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn, NY.Silverplate candlesticks (c1910) by Pairpoint Manuf. Co. of New Bedford, MA at Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn, NY.Canaria glass condiment set by Pairpoint (1915-25) at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.
Cut glass sugar bowl with garland & butterfly by Pairpoint at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Cut glass vases with daisies & fan pattern by Pairpoint at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Collection of colored glass made by Pairpoint & Gundersen Cos. in New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Collection of ruby glass made by Pairpoint in New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. MA.
Cut glass sugar bowl with garland & butterfly by Pairpoint (1870-1920) at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Cut glass vases with daisies & fan pattern by Pairpoint (1870-1920) at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Collection of colored glass made by Pairpoint & Gundersen Cos. in New Bedford (1900-1952) at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Collection of ruby glass made by Pairpoint in New Bedford (1900-1937) at New Bedford Whaling Museum. MA.
Ruby glass swirl overlay by Pairpoint in New Bedford at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Mount Washington candle glass chandelier made in New Bedford in parlor at Rotch-Jones-Duff House. New Bedford, MA.Pairpoint glass gasolier chandelier made in New Bedford in front parlor at Rotch-Jones-Duff House. New Bedford, MA.
Ruby glass swirl overlay by Pairpoint in New Bedford (1900-1937) at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA.Mount Washington candle glass chandelier made in New Bedford in parlor at Rotch-Jones-Duff House. New Bedford, MA.Pairpoint glass gasolier chandelier made in New Bedford in front parlor at Rotch-Jones-Duff House. New Bedford, MA.

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