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by Elizabeth
(New Jersey)

Finding Red Sea Glass?

Finding Red Sea Glass?

~ NOTE: Elizabeth first submitted this report without a photo. She received several comments, then submitted again with a beautiful photo. We have preserved the original comments. Scroll down to see the photo and other comments.

"I was walking on the beach with my family and we spotted this rare piece of red sea glass in the water.

we were very excited because finding red glass was something we always dreamed of, but never actually thought would happen. :)

Anyone know what this could be from?"

~ Elizabeth


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Jun 28, 2010
Red Seaglass
by: Nick

This is Nick from Seaglassdreams.com....It would be easier if you would include a picture but it might be from a boat or car glass tail light or an Anchor Hocking Royal Ruby Red Schlitz beer bottle....Nick...Seaglassdog

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Finding red sea glass (this time with picture!)

by Elizabeth
(New Jersey)

Finding Red Sea Glass!

Finding Red Sea Glass!

Thanks for the comments. OK, here's the photo, I hope someone can identify it!


Whoa! Wow! That is one GIANT piece!!! Great find...

David and Lin (Odyssey)

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Sep 05, 2016
Red Beach Glass from Signal Lights
by: David & Lin @ OdysseySeaGlass

A red piece of glass that thick will most likely not be from dinnerware or ornamental glass.

It is almost positive that it comes from some type of signal light, among which would be antique train signals, stoplights, emergency lamps, ship lights, buoy lights, etc.

An example is this photo of a Chicago Railroad Signal 4 Way Train Light found at Zeppy.io

red signal light

Sep 05, 2016
Oooh reds Washington
by: David & Lin @ OdysseySeaGlass

Wow, Anon, from W. Washington. Any photos? We'd love to see them.

Sep 05, 2016
Red beach finds
by: Anonymous

I don't know what my RED RUBIES actually come from.
I have found at least 12 this yr so far!!! Yay me!

Sizes vary from a fat gum drop up to one just shy of a golf ball size!

'My beach' is very western Washington & I can walk of it w\ cobalt blue marbles more than my red ruby finds!

Jun 05, 2012
The Jersey Shore
by: Mary

The glasses are from many items from even years ago.

Many plates were red, peach,pink, yellow and blue among some of the colors.

My Grand daughter and I found many pottery pieces.

The most unusual was the Italian China from 1900's we also found a piece of Blue willow.

I am assuming this came from a Ship Wreck.

I have found purple but mostly clear white brown and green... I even found a milk white which I believe to be from the dinnerware which was made in the 1950's... If you google seaglass you will find a encyclopedia page which tells you a lot(very interesting...)

Hope this helps you...

Mary from the Jersey Shore

Aug 01, 2010
by: Anonymous

I wish my son and I could find something like that in Michigan!

Jul 03, 2010
by: Elizabeth

This is Elizabeth! Feel free to comment and tell me what you think this could be from.

Jul 03, 2010
by: Kelly

Good for you! Soooo Beautiful. Congrats!!!!!!

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