The history of glass [microform] : 1817 slides from the Corning Museum of Glass / editor: John H. Martin.

Title: 
The history of glass [microform] : 1817 slides from the Corning Museum of Glass / editor: John H. Martin.
Author/Artist: 
Corning Museum of Glass.
Publisher: 
Corning, N.Y. : the museum ; New York, NY : Clearwater Pub. Co., 1987.
Description: 
2 v. (various pagings) ; 30 cm. + 37 microfiches (all col. ill. ; 11 x 15 cm.)
Other Authors: 
Martin, John H., 1922-2007.
Edition: 
1st ed.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
2599
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Rare Books
Call Number: 
NK5106.C81h *
Variant Title: 
1817 slides from the Corning Museum of Glass
One thousand eight hundred seventeen slides from the Corning Museum of Glass
Notes: 
Glassware through the ages. Pieces from many different areas and time periods.
Fiche are housed in v. 1.
Contents: 
Vol. 1. [Section 1.] Glass of ancient Egypt and the ancient Near East : 1500 B.C. to 1 B.C., and Sasanian glass : 224 A.D. to 600 A.D. (100 slides on 2 fiche) --
[Section 2.] The glass of Rome and its Empire : 100 B.C. to A.D. 500 (99 slides on 2 fiche) --
[Section 3.] Glass of the Islamic world of the Near East : A.D. 600 to the present (50 slides on 1 fiche) --
[Section 4.] The glass of Renaissance Venice and glass à la façon de Venise (50 slides on 1 fiche) --
[Section 5.] The glass of Continental Europe : 1500 to 1980 (300 slides on 6 fiche) --
[Section 6.] The glass of Great Britain : A.D. 1300 to 1980 (100 slides on 2 fiche) --
Vol. 2. [Section 7.] The glass of the United States : 1700 to 1980 (300 slides on 6 fiche) --
[Section 8.] Steuben Glass : the Frederick Carder era, 1903 to 1933 (100 slides on 2 fiche) --
[Section 9.] Steuben glass, 1933 to 1976 (92 slides on 2 fiche) --
[Section 10.] New glass 1979 (276 slides on 6 fiche) --
[Section 11.] Masterpieces of glass of Czechoslovakia : 1300 to 1980 (100 slides on 2 fiche) --
[Section 12.] Glass paperweights in the Corning Museum of Glass (50 slides on 1 fiche) --
[Section 13.] Cameo glass : a special exhibition at the Corning Museum of Glass (50 slides on 1 fiche) --
[Section 14.] A brief survey of the history of glass in the Corning Museum of Glass (150 slides on 3 fiche).