Baccarat Glass - (Glass French), Baccarat Glassware Glossary of Antique Terms B

Baccarat Glass - (Glass, French) Baccarat Glassware has been manufactured in Baccarat, France since 1765. Originally the firm produced soda glass for windows and industrial use. In 1816 it was acquired by a Belgian manufacturer of lead crystal; since then it has specialized in this type of glass, especially paperweights. Baccarat exhibited works in the important 1925 Exposition des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes in Paris. Today the company produces tableware in both historical and modern designs.

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