Collection Sets

Collection Sets

Explore 35 centuries of glass art and scholarship with over 200,000 glass collection objects and items from the Rakow Research Library available in the integrated Glass Collection and Library Collection Databases. Search, save and keep notes in your own Collection Sets.  Also, explore themed tours created by the Museum.

Bottle with Woven Cover - Artwork
The Mystery Slab of Beth She'arim - Article
Inlay Figure - Artwork
Trick Glass - Artwork
Glass Harmonica - Artwork
107 Glass Eyes with Box - Artwork
Plaque with Portrait of King and Emperor Frederick III - Artwork
Shoe - Artwork
Megaplanet - Artwork
Woven Heaven Tangled Earth - Artwork
Conservation and care of glass objects / Stephen P. Koob. - Library
What is Glass? - Article
Annealing and Tension in Glass - Video
Średniowieczne i nowożytne wyroby szklane z badań na starym mieście we Wrocławiu. - Library
An Archaeometric Study of the Bulk and Surface Weathering Characteristics of Early Medieval (5th-7th Century) Glass from the Po Valley, Northern Italy. - Library
The Medieval Hospital and Its Social Context. - Library
Investigation of the Light-Transmitting Properties of Early Medieval Splayed Windows. - Library
Experimental Melts to Explore the Technique of Medieval Woodash Glass Production and the Chlorine Content of Medieval Glass Types. - Library
Medieval and Post-Medieval Glass Technology: Melting Characteristics of Some Glasses Melted from Vegetable Ash and Sand Mixtures. - Library
Medieval and Post-medieval Glass from the North-West Quadrant - Library
Medieval and Post-Medieval Glass Technology: Bracken as a Sustainable Resource for Glassmaking. - Library
Medieval and Post-Medieval Glass Technology: A Review of Bracken in Glassmaking. - Library
Medieval and Post-Medieval Glass Technology: Batch Measuring Practices. - Library
Experimental Melts to Explore the Technique of Medieval Woodash Glass Production and the Chlorine Content of Medieval Glass Types. - Library
A Medieval Mystery: Byzantine Glass Production. - Library
Aspects of Early Medieval Glass Production in Britain - Library
Glass Production during Roman and Medieval Times on the Territory of Bulgaria. - Library
Aline Kottmann/Sören Frommer, Die Glashütte Glaswasen im Schönbuch. - Library
Stones from Medieval Glassmaking: A Suitable Waste Product for Reconstructing an Early Stage of the Melting Process in the Mt Lecco Glass Factory. - Library
Technische Abhängigkeiten des frühmittelalterlichen Glasmacherhandwerks. Eine Zusammenfassung archäologischer Hinweise zum Transport von Rohstoffen und know how aus dem Orient nach Europa. - Library
Datierung von Scherbenfunden mittelalterlicher Glasmalerei - Library
Friedrichsfelder Kolloquium: Glasherstellung im Mittelalter. - Library
Średniowieczne szklane pierścionki-obrączki-kółka. Kilka uwag o technice formowania i funkcji. - Library
Kontinuität und Innovation -- Der Übergang vom römischen zum mittelalterlichen Glas in Mitteleuropa. - Library
An archaeological and compositional study of early medieval glass from north-west Europe / by Michael Paul Heyworth. - Library
16. The Production of Red Glass and Enamel in the Late Iron Age, Roman and Byzantine Periods. - Library
Aspects of Early Medieval Glass Production in Britain - Library
Notes on the history of glass production in early medieval Kartli (Iberia) in East Georgia / by N.N. Ugrelidze. - Library
A Medieval Mystery: Byzantine Glass Production. - Library
Late Viking Period and Early Medieval Glass and Glass Beakers of an 'Oriental' Origin from Recent Excavations in Uppland, Eastern Central Sweden - Library
The Composition and Manufacture of Early Medieval Coloured Window Glass from Sion (Valais, Switzerland) -- A Roman Glass-Making Tradition or Innovative Craftsmanship? - Library
The Glass from Borg, an Early Medieval Chieftain's Farm in Northern Norway - Library
Early Medieval Glass - Library
A petrological note on the crucible fabrics from medieval to post-medieval glassmaking furnaces at Wolseley, Staffs and other sites / D. F. Williams, PhD FSA. - Library
Excavations in the Black Earth 1990 / edited by Björn Ambrosiani and Helen Clarke. - Library
Birka II: Systematische Analysen der Gräberfunde / Ed. Greta Arwidsson. - Library
Birka. : I. Die Gräber / von Holger Arbman. - Library
Birka. - Library
Newsletter from Sweden: Viking Birka - Library
Early Carolingian Pseudo-Cameo Glass Brooches. Excavations at Kaupang, Norway. - Library
Kaupang in Skiringssal / edited by Dagfinn Skre. - Library
Things from the town : artefacts and inhabitants in Viking-age Kaupang / edited by Dagfinn Skre. - Library
Kaupang-funnene / av Charlotte Blindheim, Birgit Heyerdahl-Larsen, Roar L. Tollnes. - Library
Perler: Tilvirkning, proveniens. - Library
History and Archaeology: The State of Play in Early Medieval Europe. - Library
Medieval Trade Networks in the Western Indian Ocean (8 - 14th Centuries): Some Reflections from the Distribution Pattern of Chinese Imports in the Islamic World. - Library
Make-Up, Mirrors, and Men: Some Early Byzantine Glass from Syro-Palestine. - Library
An Archaeometric Study of the Bulk and Surface Weathering Characteristics of Early Medieval (5th-7th Century) Glass from the Po Valley, Northern Italy. - Library
Recent advances in glass, stained-glass, and ceramics conservation 2013 : ICOM-CC Glass and Ceramics Working Group Interim Meeting and Forum of the International Scientific Committee for the Conservation of Stained Glass (Corpus Vitrearum-ICOMOS) / edited by Hannelore Roemich and Kate van Lookeren Campagne. - Library
A history of the world in 6 glasses / Tom Standage. - Library
Common Beverage Bottles: Their Production, Use and Forms in Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Netherlands-Part I. - Library
Live-streamed Studio Demonstration: Martin Janecky - Event
Ornament for Applique - Artwork
Kuchinashidama (Gardenia Seed Bead) - Artwork
Spouted Bottle - Artwork
Horned Eye Bead - Artwork
Miniature Bottle - Artwork
Ear Ornament or Ehr Tang - Artwork
Snuff Bottle with separate Base - Artwork
Snuff Bottle with Stopper - Artwork
Snuff Bottle with Stopper/Spoon - Artwork
Snuff Bottle - Artwork
Turquoise Cactus Bead - Artwork
Kuchinashidama (Gardenia Seed Bead) - Artwork
Horned Eye Bead - Artwork
Scent Bottle with Stopper and Cap in Case - Artwork
Tankard - Artwork
Old Pretender - Artwork
Sweetmeat Glass - Artwork
Candelabra - Artwork
Roemer with Sepia (Schwarzlot) Decoration - Artwork
Winged Goblet - Artwork
Handled tazza - Artwork
Cantir - Artwork
Champagne - Artwork
Perfume Bottle - Artwork
Bowl - Artwork
Toilet Bottle - Artwork