Dating antique glass
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That level of fakery is expensive and is reserved for Galle, Tiffany, Lalique, and the like.
If you don't collect 00 pieces of glass these are no threat to you.
The vast majority of antique photographs taken in the 19th century were one of the following types.
There are also inexpensive knock-offs being mass produced today by unscrupulous "repro houses" that are intended only to be good enough to fool the hasty or ignorant buyer for the two minutes it takes to extract the purchase price from them.
It is these pieces that this check list may help you guard against.
Of course, there are deliberate counterfeits being produced.
Effective counterfeiting must duplicate the production methods as well as the appearance of the original.