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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Members: The Hobstar for December 2017

Atlanta GAACGA 2018 Convention
Atlanta, GA

August 1-4, 2018

Crown Plaza Perimeter Hotel


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ACGA Corning Convention logoACGA 2017 Convention,
Corning NY

Wednesday July 12 - Saturday July 15
Radisson Hotel, Corning NY


We had a fabulous convention!


Bill Evans, our ACGA Executive Secretary, has compiled many photos that were sent to him from our members at the Convention. Browse the photos from each day and see what an ACGA convention is all about, or reminisce about the good times with friends. Many thanks to Bill and everyone who sent photos.

Also contributed by attending members were quite a few videos - see our Facebook page for all of them. Enjoy!

Photos - start here on Monday

See the videos: https://www.facebook.com/pg/AmericanCutGlassAssociation/videos/?ref=page_internal

Social hour   Carder Steuben glass


cut glass ice bowl pointer Cut Glass Resource List

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

Chapters Read about our ACGA Chapters