About American Cut Glass Association

Education, Research, and Enjoyment

We are a non-profit organization devoted to the study and research of American Brilliant Cut Glass. The Brilliant Period lasted from approximately 1876 to 1914. This glass was considered the finest in the world and won many international prizes. Please take the time to go through our web site. It will increase your interest,  understanding, recognition, and appreciation of American Brilliant Cut Glass. ACGA has a lot to offer you as a member, whether you are a new or long-time collector.

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ACGA Convention 2019 - Reno Nevada

July 17-20 at the Peppermill Resort Hotel

Please note:
the Tuesday tour to Harrah's International Auto Museum has been cancelled. The Lake Tahoe tour has some additional seats, so please reserve early to be sure you are on the tour. See the Tour Page.

Peppermill hotel Reno

Daily Program Schedule

Make your Convention registration and Hotel reservations online

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Members: The Hobstar for July 2019

cut glass ice bowlpointer 2019 Cut Glass Resource List

List of ACGA Dealers, Appraisers and Service Providers (such as glass restoration)

Chapters Read about our ACGA Chapters