Depression Glass Cabinet Knobs and Drawer HandlesBy

Depression Glass Cabinet Knobs and Drawer Handles

At least one restoration catalog source has offered glass knobs closely resembling Depression-era originals. The 1¼″ diameter knobs are sold in Jadite (opaque pale green), transparent apple green, transparent blue (peacock blue) and Delphite (opaque pale blue) and milk glass, and clear. Glass bridge-style handles averaged about 4″ across and were available in the same colors as the knobs but also included opaque black, ruby red and cobalt blue.

Retail price for knobs and bridge handles averaged $7-8 each. Individual bags which contained the pieces were marked Made in Taiwan.

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