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.

Fusing and Slumping - Video
Ribbon Glass Cup - Video
Early history of glassmaking [videorecording] / by David Whitehouse ; Corning Museum of Glass. - Library
Cultural atlas of Mesopotamia and the ancient Near East / by Michael Roaf. - Library
Glass and glassmaking in ancient Mesopotamia : an edition of the Cuneiform texts which contain instructions for glassmakers with a catalogue of surviving objects / [by] A. Leo Oppenheim, Robert H. Brill, Dan Barag, Axel von Saldern. - Library
The first great civilizations; life in Mesopotamia, the Indus Valley, and Egypt [by] Jacquetta Hawkes. - Library
Sasanian Glassware from Tell Mahuz (North Mesopotamia). - Library
Materials and manufacture in ancient Mesopotamia : the evidence of archaeology and art : metals and metalwork, glazed materials and glass / by P.R.S. Moorey. - Library
Atlas of Mesopotamia; a survey of the history and civilization of Mesopotamia from the Stone Age to the fall of Babylon. Translated by D. R. Welsh. Edited by H. H. Rowley. - Library
Mesopotamia -- Masterworks and Minor Works from the Iraq Museum. - Library
Sasanian Cup - Video
Bird-shaped Vessel (Technique - Family App) - Video
Enameled Glass Vessels, 1425 B.C.E.–1800: The Decorating Process - Article
Enameled Goblet - Video
Reticello Platter - Video
Dragon-stem Goblet - Video
Goblet Making on the Blowpipe - Video
Later Goblet-Building Process - Video
Phases and Options of Goblet Making - Video
Color-Band Bottle - Video
Gold Ruby Glass - Article
Rummer with Raven Seal - Technique - Video
Rummer with Raven Seal - Video
Enameled Glass Vessels, 1425 B.C.E.–1800: The Decorating Process - Article
Ancient Egyptian Furnace - Video
King Amenhotep II - Video
The Fabulous Monster: Owens Bottle Machine - Article
Tiffany Treasures: Favrile Glass from Special Collections - Article
Blue Aurene Vase - Video
Types of Glass - Article
What is Glass? - Article
Raw Materials of Glass - Video
Hedwig Beakers - Article
Hedwig Beaker - Video
An Anglo-Saxon Cone Beaker from Faversham - Article
Prince Rupert's Drop and Glass Stress - Article
The Cold Genius - Artwork
Meet the Artist: Susan Plum - Video
Plum Woven Heaven - Video
Copa de Ceremonia I (Ceremonial cup) - Artwork
Copa de Ceremonia II (Ceremonial Cup II) - Artwork
Portfolio: Susan Plum - Library
Artist Presentation - Library
Vase with Abstract Decoration - Artwork
Meet the Artist and Astronaut: Josh Simpson & Cady Coleman - Video
Josh Simpson's 100-Pound Megaplanet - Article