Here's the most delicious book on kitchen collecting ever written. It is resplendent with hundreds of Depression Glass and Elegant Glass cake plates, from all the major glass manufacturers - Duncan & Miller, Hazel-Atlas Company, Imperial Glass Company, Jeannette Glass Company, Liberty Works, Macbeth-Evans Glass Company, New Martinsville, Paden City, to name merely a few. This treasure explores the American view of serving cake for dessert from the 1920s through the 1960s. An entire chapter is devoted to Canada's Corn Flower cut on American-made glass cake plates. Dozens of chrome, copper, tin, and plastic cake carriers from well-known producers such as Kromex, NESCO, and Deco Ware are also included. Even vintage recipes and serving pieces are included. You won't gain an ounce but you will develop an appetite for cake plates and carriers while enjoying this visually exciting identification and price guide!
Barbara and Jim Mauzy are dealers, collectors, and enthusiasts of all things kitchen related from the 1920s-1950s. They began to specialize in Depression Glass, Fire-King, Bakelite, and all of those gadgets and gizmos you may remember in kitchens past in the late 1980s. Their home is in Pennsylvania.