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Mercury Glass

Mercury glass, or silvered glass, was first made in the 1850s. It lost favor for a while but became popular again about 1910 and again in 2010. Mercury glass is glass that is blown, is silver-colored from mercury or other substances, has silver between the layers, and then sealed. It looks like a piece of silver. 

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Pattern or Item
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Category
Description
Pewter Collar, 19th Century, 2 1/2 x 3 3/4 In. Pair
Year Priced
2012

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