How to make a cracking investment when buying collectable glass

Dabbling in collectables can be expensive. Sanet Oberholzer shares tips to help you make a smashing buy

07 July 2019 - 00:00 By Sanet Oberholzer

My grandmother's display cabinet was a fascinating attraction, containing all sorts of intricately decorated glassware that had me mesmerised, wondering if she ever used these prized treasures that she kept in pristine condition. Given the market for collecting glassware, I wonder how her collection would fare today.

Specialist glass dealer Jeremy du Mughn from Jeremy Stephen Antiques in Parktown North, Johannesburg, says collecting glass from the mid-century has become popular in the same way that collecting mid-century furniture has exploded...

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