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.

Dandelions - Artwork
Pissenlit (Dandelion) - Artwork
[Watercolor for enamel on copper covered box with dandelion decoration] [art original]. - Library
Dandelion plant 95 [watercolor] [art original]. - Library
Tiara design with engraved dandelion seed heads [transparency] - Library
Krigia vigrinica [art original]. - Library
Lalique glass powder boxes; cleones and houppes [transparency] - Library
[Design for goblet with floral decoration] [art original]. - Library
Pyrex Casserole with Cover - Artwork
Flask - Artwork
Covered Dish - Artwork
Morgan Vase of Peachblow Glass - Artwork
Butter Dish and Cover in "Pioneer" Pattern - Artwork
Decanter - Artwork
Preserving Jar - Artwork
Cup Plate - Artwork
Parade Lantern for a Fire Company - Artwork
Engraved Inkwell - Artwork
Bininger's Great Gun Bourbon Bottle - Artwork
Watching Woman - Artwork
Fish-Shaped Bowl - Artwork
Female Torso - Artwork
Untitled - Artwork
Pipa Pescatore (Pipa the Fisherman) - Artwork
Hedgehog - Artwork
Hedgehog with Fruit - Artwork
Red Disks - Artwork
Homage to Palissy: Still Life with Fish - Artwork
Zoomorphic Stone - Artwork
Bust of George Washington - Artwork
Reverse Painting of George Washington - Artwork
Reverse Painting of Martha Washington - Artwork
Cup Plate with Bust of George Washington - Artwork
Tumbler with George Washington - Artwork
Mount Vernon, the Seat of the Late General George Washington - Artwork
In Memory of Gen'l. George Washington and his Lady - Artwork
Goblet - Artwork
Panel with Washington Coat-of-Arms - Artwork
Hatchet - Artwork
Tea Plate - Artwork
Heart-Strawberry-diamond Compote or Bowl - Artwork
Creamer - Artwork
Plate - Artwork
Mug - Artwork
Tray with View of USF Constitution - Artwork
Covered Casket with Tray - Artwork
Cup Plate - Artwork
Vase - Artwork
Bowl - Artwork
Founders of American Studio Glass: Harvey K. Littleton - Video
Glass: Towards an Inner Space -- On Introducing Metal Oxides in Pâte de Verre Making. - Library
Glass Forming Notes: Pate de Verre. - Library
Too Much Is Never Enough: Radical Steps in Reinventing Pate de Verre. - Library
Salt - Artwork
Salt - Artwork
Salt - Artwork
Salt - Artwork
Salt - Artwork
Salt - Artwork
Salt - Artwork
Salt - Artwork
Salt - Artwork
Salt - Artwork
Master Class Series, Volume 6: Kiln-Formed Glass with Rudy Gritsch - CMOG Publication
Master Class Series, Volume 9: Casting Glass with Daniel Clayman - CMOG Publication
Master Class Series, Volume 4: Pâte de Verre with Shin-ichi and Kimiake Higuchi - CMOG Publication
Masters of Studio Glass: Richard Marquis - Video
Masters of Studio Glass: Toots Zynsky - Video
The American Studio Glass Movement - Article
Glass and the Space Orbiter - Article
The Window Machines: Sheet & Plate Glass - Article
The Precise Moment: Tempered Glass - Article
A Pressing Solution: Shaped Glass - Article
From a Broken Flask: Laminated Safety Glass - Article
The Long Road to Success: Fusion Draw Glass - Article
On a Pool of Tin: Float Glass - Article
Making Window Glass by Hand: Crown & Cylinder Glass - Article
Staying On-line: Coated Glass - Article
The Fabulous Monster: Owens Bottle Machine - Article
One Step Closer: The Iron Glassblower - Article
A Discovery Waiting to Happen: Glass-Ceramics - Article
Genie in the Bottle: Glass Bulbs & TV Tubes - Article
Birth of a New Industry: Fiberglass - Article
Finding the Right Recipe: Borosilicate Glass - Article
Getting the Whole Picture: Bundled Glass Fibers - Article
A Break with Tradition: Fused Silica - Article
Lighting the Way: Fresnel Lens - Article
With a Burst of Energy: Glass That Amplifies Light - Article
The Quest to See More: Glass Lenses - Article
On a Thread of Glass: Optical Fibers for Communication - Article
Countless Variations: Lens Combinations - Article
Continuous Perfection: Optical-Quality Glass - Article
Reflections on Glass: Telescope Mirrors - Article