To identify and authenticate items as Blenko one must be able to match a form with a Blenko design number. For every year of the Historic period (1947-74) Blenko produced an annual catalog showing every shape available for purchase with a photo and corresponding design number.
Below we list sources for purchasing reproductions of Blenko catalogs and we have also published online all Historic Period catalogs from 1948-61 and 1972-74
Purchase Reproductions of Vintage Blenko Catalogs From:
Schiffer Books, available through most online book retailers such as Amazon.com as well as directly from the publisher's website offers compilation books of the following years: 1962-1971 and 1972-1983
Click on catalog covers Below to view full catalog:
1962-71 click image for link to
book on Amazon.com