Sovereign - Crystal & Ruby

 Mfr.:

    

Fostoria Glass Company

 YOP:

 

1909; reintroduced in 1969

 OMN:

 

Fostoria #1641
Reintroduced as Centennial II in 1969

 AKA:

 

Diamond Point Swirl
Sovereign

 Size:

 

10" O.D. x 7 5/8" H.-original 1641
9 3/4" O.D. x 7" H. - Ruby reissue
10" O.D. x 6 3/8" H - Crystal reissue

























The above image shows the deep connector with 'well' of the original 1641 pattern.



The above image shows the yellowing glue and shallow connector in the plate of the reissued crystal.



The above image shows the deep center connector part of the ruby plate.



The above image is the original 1641 under black light. Notice the yellowish glow consistent with old glass.



The above image is the crystal reissue under black light; the bright spot in the center is reflection from the glue.