The 47th Annual Glass Show and Sale, sponsored by the 20-30-40 Glass Society of Illinois, will be held March 9-10, 2019, at the Concord Plaza Midwest Conference Center in Northlake.

Hours will be 10AM to 5PM Sat., March 9; and 11AM to 4PM Sun., March 10.

The show promises to be the best yet, organizers say, featuring more than 25 dealers from around the country who specialize in Depression, Elegant, Carnival, Pattern, Art & Mid Century Modern Glass, Pottery and Utensils.

Also featured is a booth for Crystal Repair by Mary Lou, an extensive reference library helping with glass identification, hourly door prizes and a “very special raffle.”

Meet Appraiser Gary Piattoni

New at this year’s event, Gary Piattoni, professional appraiser, former Senior Vice President at Christie’s International Auction House, appraiser on Antiques Roadshow since 1997, will be available on Sat., March 9, to offer one appraisal with each paid admission. (Sorry no coins, stamps or jewelry.)

Appraisals, Enjoyment, Repairs

This annual show welcomes collectors aiming to enhance their collections, have a favorite antique appraised, enjoy the beauty and allure of glass or have glass to be identified.

Admission is $9 per person, parking is free, and food is available for purchase.

For more information, visit the website at 20-30-40glasssociety.org or contact Silvano Brugioni at (708) 655-1702 or brugioni@ameritech.net 20-30-40glasssociety.org.

The Concord Plaza Midwest Conference Center is located at 401 West Lake Street in Northlake, about 35-40 minutes north of Naperville.

The 20-30-40 Glass Society will be presenting the second-oldest depression glass show in the country. Check the club’ website for the club’s history and other upcoming events.

Story photos submitted by Joanne Donovan for 20-30-40 Glass Society of Illinois.