Brilliant listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: American Glass Trade Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 41,43, col. 1




Pressed and Blownware Plants in the

United States and Canada.

On the following pages will be found the companies manufacturing lime and flint glassware, both pressed and blown, for all purposes. After the name of the company and the names of its officers will be found the factory capacity and the kinds of ware made.

A brief classification giving merely the name and location of companies also is included. There are 16 different classes. Also appended is a list of glass cutters, including independent shops as well as manufacturers operating cutting departments.

Brilliant Glass Co., The, Brilliant, O. Edmund Vankosten, president and sales manager; W. N. Mathews, vice president, treasurer, general manager, chemist and engineer; H. C. Broking, secretary. 2 furnaces, 6 pots, 4 day tanks, 12 rings. Globes, electrical goods, lanterns, cut glass, auto vases, auto headlight and signal glass, marine lenses, in ruby, green and crystal, ruby tail tights, stop lights, airplane lights,, ruby candlesticks and vases, railroad lenses in ruby, green and crystal.


Keywords:Brilliant Glass Company
Researcher notes: 
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:January 10, 2011 by: David Wiecek;