Jeffrey S. Evans resumes auction of colossal glass collection April 7-8

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Large collection of ruby-stained Broken Column EAPG. Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates image

 

MT. CRAWFORD, VA. – Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates will continue the dispersal of 20,000-plus pieces of 19th and early 20th century glass collected by the late Edward Kleppinger of New Orleans, La., in a single-owner auction on April 7 and 8 beginning at 9:30 a.m. Eastern each day. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

Kleppinger had collected glass for more than 30 years and in 2010 established the Ruby Stain Museum in New Orleans, which housed the world’s largest collection of ruby-stained pattern glass. He also collected many other types of glass.

 

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Sample of the more than 500 pieces of Vaseline glass of all types in the Kleppinger Collection. Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates image

 

Session one of this auction will be begin with Vaseline glass of all types including selections of EAPG, Greentown, Hobbs, novelties, blown and pressed opalescent.

 

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Over 1,000 lots of ruby-stained EAPG including several rare punch sets. Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates image

 

The second half of session one and all of session two will comprise over 1,000 lots of ruby-stained, amber-stained, and other colors of stained EAPG in a wide variety of patterns and forms including syrups, cruets, toothpick holders, water pitchers, cake and banana stands, punch bowls, pickle casters, advertising and souvenir wares.

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Many ruby- and amber-stained pickle casters and other collectible forms. Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates image

 

For further details email info@jeffreysevans.com or call 540-434-3939.