Antique Chinese Peking Glass

Peking glass is carved glass that has another colored glass on top of it. It is very popular in China. Another name given to this glassware could be overlay glass or cameo glass. This type of glass is used to make many items including cups, bowls, snuff bottles, jewelry and much more.

Peking glass has been popular in China since the early 1700s. The older peking glass items are very rare and worth much more than the modern items. The value depends largely on the detail and design used.

Peking Glass Bowl

Peking Glass Bowl

Peking glass Snuff Bottle

Peking glass Snuff Bottle