Stretch Glass Pieces & Forms:

Some Definitions

Pieces & Forms

Stretch Glass was made in almost all forms common to decorative and utilitarian glassware. At present, there are no salt and pepper sets made in stretch. The most common forms are:

Bowl

Candleholder

Compote (=Comport)

Cup, Tumbler, or Glass

Handled Servers

Lidded Jar or Box

Plate

Pitcher

Vanity Item (cologne)

Vase

 

Other Terms

Snapped Up

Stuck Up

Ground Marie

Straw Mark

Seed (bubble)

Inclusion

Etched Decoration

Cut Decoration