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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 glows bright green under UV light. Most Vaseline glass was produced during the Victorian era.

See also: Pearline Glass

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Victorian Vaseline / Uranium Glass + Silver Epergne Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass epergne vase with opalescent white vertical stripes, and silver plated metal base.

Victorian Vaseline / Uranium Glass + Silver Epergne Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass epergne vase with wave ribbed pattern, opalescent white rim, and silver plated metal base.

Victorian Vaseline / Uranium Glass + Silver Epergne Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass epergne vase with opalescent white eight way crimped rim, and silver plated metal base.

Victorian Vaseline / Uranium Glass + Metal Epergne Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass epergne vase with opalescent white olive pattern, sixteen way crimped rim, and silver plated metal base.

Victorian Vaseline / Uranium Glass + Silver Epergne Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass epergne vase with opalescent white eight way crimped rim, and silver plated metal base.

Victorian Vaseline / Uranium Glass + Silver Epergne Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass epergne vase with opalescent white eight way crimped rim, and silver plated metal base.

Victorian Vaseline / Uranium Glass + Silver Epergne Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass tulip shaped epergne vase with opalescent white four way crimped rim, and silver plated metal base.

Victorian Vaseline / Uranium Glass + Silver Epergne Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass epergne vase with opalescent white neck, eight way crimped rim, and silver plated metal base.

Victorian Vaseline / Opalescent Glass + Silver Epergne Vase c 1880

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass epergne vase with diamond pattern, opalescent white eight way crimped rim, and silver plated metal base.

Victorian Vaseline / Opalescent Glass + Silver Epergne Vase

A Victorian uranium pale green vaseline and pink cranberry glass epergne vase with opalescent white two way crimped rim, and silver plated metal base.

Victorian Vaseline/Uranium Enamelled Green Glass Bowl

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass bowl with opalescent white rim, and enamelled floral decoration.

Victorian Vaseline/Uranium Enamelled Green Glass Bowl

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass bowl with opalescent white rim, and enamelled floral decoration.

Victorian Vaseline/Uranium Opalescent & Pink Glass Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass vase with pink and opalescent white crimped rim.

Victorian Vaseline Uranium Glass Tulip Vase - Richardson?

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass tulip vase with pink and opalescent white crimped rim. Possibly by H. G. Richardson.

Victorian Vaseline / Uranium Opalescent Pink & Green Glass Bowl

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass footed bowl with pink and opalescent white crimped rim.

Victorian Vaseline/Uranium Opalescent Glass Stem Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass tubular vase with opalescent white neck.

John Walsh Victorian Vaseline/Uranium Glass Thorn Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass "thorn" vase with opalescent white neck. Probably by John Walsh Walsh of England.

John Walsh Victorian Vaseline/Uranium Glass Thorn Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass twin stem "thorn" vase with opalescent white necks. Probably by John Walsh Walsh of England.

John Walsh Victorian 1890's Vaseline/Uranium Glass Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass "thorn" vase with opalescent white neck. Probably by John Walsh Walsh of England.

John Walsh Victorian Vaseline/Uranium Glass Double Thorn Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass double "thorn" vase with opalescent white necks. Probably by John Walsh Walsh of England.

Victorian 1900's Vaseline/Uranium Glass Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass vase with opalescent white vertical stripes.

Pair of Victorian 1890's Vaseline/Uranium Glass Vases

A pair of Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass vases with opalescent white vertical stripes.

Victorian 1880's Vaseline Uranium Opalescent Glass Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass vase with opalescent white vertical stripes.

Thomas Webb Victorian Vaseline / Uranium Opalescent Glass Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass vase with opalescent white neck. Made by Thomas Webb of England.

Victorian 1885 Vaseline Uranium Opalescent Glass Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass vase with opalescent white neck and crimped rim.

Victorian 1880's Vaseline/Uranium Opalescent Glass Bowl

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass bowl with opalescent white crimped rim.

Victorian 1880's Vaseline/Uranium Opalescent Glass Bowl

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass bowl with spiral pattern and opalescent white rim.

Victorian Antique Vaseline/Uranium Opalescent Blue Glass Bowl

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass bowl with blue and opalescent white crimped rim.

Victorian 1890's Vaseline/Uranium Opalescent Glass Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass vase with opalescent white rim, stripes and dots pattern, and crimped rim.

Victorian 1890s Vaseline / Uranium & Opalescent Glass + Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass footed vase with opalescent white vertical stripes and crimped rim.

Victorian 1890's Vaseline Opalescent Uranium Glass Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass vase with opalescent white neck and crimped rim.

Victorian Antique Vaseline/Uranium Opalescent Glass Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass vase with opalescent white stripes and spots pattern.

Victorian Vaseline/Uranium Glass Jack in the Pulpit Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass vase with opalescent white rim.

Victorian Vaseline Uranium Opalescent Glass Posy Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass footed vase with opalescent white crimped rim.

Victorian Antique Vaseline/Uranium Opalescent Glass Bowl

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass vase with opalescent white crimped rim.

Victorian Antique Vaseline/Uranium Opalescent Glass Bowl

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass rose bowl with opalescent white criss cross pattern and crimped rim.

Victorian Antique Vaseline/Uranium Opalescent Glass Rose Bowl/Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass rose bowl with opalescent white striped pattern and crimped rim.

Victorian Vaseline / Uranium Glass + Silver Epergne Vase

A Victorian uranium yellow vaseline glass miniature vase with opalescent white crimped rim, and silver plated leaf shaped metal base.


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References

For more information on Vaseline glass, check out the following resources:

Books


The Big Book of Vaseline Glass (Schiffer Book for Collectors) | ISBN 978-0764314742


The Picture Book of Vaseline Glass | ISBN 978-0764312571

Websites

www.vaselineglass.org - The Vaseline Glass Collectors website