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.

Tea Caddy with Cap - Artwork
Tea caddy - Artwork
1-1/2 Quart Pyrex Casserole with Cover - Artwork
2.5 Liter Pyrex Dish with Lid and Cozy - Artwork
4 Pyrex Nesting Bowls - Artwork
In memoriam Luuc Ottens, 1947-2006. - Library
Fine glass-blowing tools : tongs & jacks, equipment, shears, blow pipes, gathering irons. - Library
The principles of glass-making / by Harry J. Powell, together with treatises on crown and sheet glass, by Henry Chance, and plate glass, by H.G. Harris. - Library
The glass artist's studio handbook : traditional and contemporary techniques for working with glass / Cecilia Cohen. - Library
Traditional glassworking techniques / edited by Paul N. Hasluck ; with a new introduction by William A. Prindle. - Library
Glass working by heat and by abrasion / edited by Paul N. Hasluck. - Library
[Notes on glass working] - Library
Laboratory glass blowing with Pyrex brand glass. - Library
The elements of glass technology for scientific glass blowers (lampworkers). - Library
Glass tubing / by Richard E. Threlfall, with illus. by C. D. Lovell. - Library
Modern glass working and laboratory technique / M. C. Nokes. - Library
Revealing the Invisible: The History of Glass and the Microscope - CMOG Exhibition
Prince Rupert's Drop and Glass Stress - Article
Prince Rupert's Drop - Video