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Fenton glass works are renowned for innovative glass colors as well as hand-painted decorations on pressed and blown glassware. The many different colors were the work of Jacob Rosenthal, a famous glass chemist who is known for developing chocolate and golden agate glass. It is called "milk" glass since the most popular color was white. In , the company closed its glassmaking facility. Pieces that sell on the lower end of the spectrum may show wear marks or may have a crack or chip.
Back to Glass Encyclopedia Home. Uranium glass is made by adding small amounts of uranium oxide added to the glass mixture, usually the purpose is to give a strong green or yellow colour. Vaseline glass is glassware that is made with uranium content to give a pale yellow green colour similar to that of petroleum jelly. Uranium glass can be detected with a geiger counter, or an ultraviolet UV light. Uranium glass glows bright green under UV light, and this fact has led to uranium glass becoming popular with collectors.