Over time, you will pick up quite a few words that describe what a piece is. There are even times they apply to how a piece is made. Here are some words that apply to the glassware field:
Chop Plate – this is a
large, flat serving plate. This piece is
also sometimes called a salver.
Cane –this is a glass
rod that’s used in glassmaking to produce effects like twisted filigree or even
Sickness – this
refers to a cloudy haze that’s in glass vessels such as vases, decanters
bottles, and even tumblers. This can be
something as simple as hard water deposits.
what kind of fun words have you heard?