TABLE OF CONTENTS
Welcome!   (home)     
How to Navigate the site & What to expect from it
Index-Table of Contents
Acknowledgments & Dedications
Introduction to Online Fenton Hen and Rooster Collecting
  • Time-line of Fenton Hen on Nest Forms
  • Buyers Beware!
  • Meet the Queens of the Fenton Curio Coop
  • Fenton Labels, Logos, Ware Numbers and the Secondary Market
  • Embedded Logos
  • Decade Indicators
  • Other Permanent Marks and Sandblasting of logos by Fenton
  • Tips for the online collector

About the 250 non-Fenton Covered Glass Hen on Nest Forms
Distinguishing Features and Characteristics of Fenton's Hen on Nest Forms/Moulds
Glass Colors & Types
  • Transparent
  • Opaque
  • Milk Glass
  • Carnival
  • Opalescent
  • Iridized
  • Satin
  • Decorated
  • Burmese

Fenton Hen on Nest Forms/Moulds Features (until sections below are up)
  • Chicken Server, ware # 5188, (and 5187 for Milk Glass), YOP: 1952*-1958*
  • Reissued in 1996 as the Hen Egg Plate
  • 8" Hen on smooth rim Nest, ware # 5183, YOP: 1953-1957
  • 8" Hen on scallop rim Nest, ware #5182, YOP: 1967-still in production
  • 5" Hen on arched Nest, ware #5186, YOP: 1968-still in production
  • Hen Egg Plate, ware #5188, a reissue of the Chicken Servers, YOP: 1996-still in production
  • 5" Chick on Nest, ware #5186,  YOP: 1953-not yet retired
  • 2.5" Mini Hen, ware #5211
  • Mini Chick, ware #5213

Fenton's Rulers of the Roost-all should be marked with embedded logos.
  • 8.5" Rooster Box # 4680, YOP: 1991-still in production
  • 4.5" Rooster Box # 6483, YOP: 2002-still in production. Has been produced by Fenton decorated only.
  • Standing 8.5" Rooster # 5257, 1996-still in production.
  • Standing 5.5" Rooster # 5292
  • Mini 2.75" Rooster # 5265
  • Sitting 3.5" Rooster # 5084
  • Chanticleer 10" Rooster, Periwinkle Blue undecorated, Ware # 5077 P2, YOP: 2004 only*

Decorated & Spring Collections
Special Orders
Photo Galleries
  • Chicken Server, # 5188 and # 5187 and Hen Egg Plate, ware #5188
  • 8" Hen on Smooth Rim Nest # 5183
  • 5" Chick on Nest #5185
  • 8" Hen on scallop rim Nest #5182
  • 5" Hen on Nest #5186
  • 2.5" Mini Hen # 5211
  • Mini Chick #5213
  • Decorated Themes
  • Special Hens and Roosters-not in-line

The L. G. Wright Hen on Nest Identity Crisis
Fenton related Links to Check out-
Glossary of glass related Terms and Acronyms commonly seen on the web's Secondary Market Venues
Links to online Fenton Dealers
Links to eBay Fenton Dealers & Sellers
Links to Online Secondary Market Venues
Bibliography
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