Early history of glassmaking [videorecording] / by David Whitehouse ; Corning Museum of Glass.

Title: 
Early history of glassmaking [videorecording] / by David Whitehouse ; Corning Museum of Glass.
Publisher: 
Corning, N.Y. : Corning Museum of Glass, 1998.
Description: 
1 videocassette (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
1 videodisc (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Authors: 
Whitehouse, David, 1941-2013.
Corning Museum of Glass. Education Dept.
Bib ID: 
57567
Variant Title: 
Also known as: Guide lecture series 1998. Tape 5
Also known as: Corning Museum of Glass guide lecture series
Also known as: Corning Museum of Glass guide training series
Shelving title: Corning Museum of Glass Docent lectures, 1998, tape 5
Notes: 
VHS.
DVD.
David Whitehouse reviews the early history of glassmaking, covering the period 1500 BC-1500 AD. His lecture begins with glassmaking in Egypt, Mesopotamia, Syria, Iraq, and the Holy Land. He continues through the ages and covers Roman and Islamic glassmaking explaining many of the techniques used. Objects from the museum's collection are shown throughout his lecture.
Recorded on April 21, 1998 in the auditorium at the Corning Glass Center.
David Whitehouse, Executive Director, The Corning Museum of Glass.
One of a series of lectures presented to the docents of The Corning Museum of Glass in 1998.
Event Notes: 
Recorded on April 21, 1998 in the auditorium at the Corning Glass Center.