Photomicrograph of a fragment of Islamic glass, undated [slide].

Title: 
Photomicrograph of a fragment of Islamic glass, undated [slide].
Publisher: 
[n.d.]
Description: 
1 slide : col.
Bib ID: 
127877
Notes: 
When glass weathers, it forms layers. These layers are so thin, they cause light interference, like that caused by a film of oil on water. Refraction creates these colors, there are no colors in the layers themselves.
Orientation: Landscape.
Title supplied by Robert H. Brill.
Reference list A : Glass studies, in: Brill, Robert H. Chemical analyses of early glasses, A-128
Digitized from a slide by Boston Photo Imaging; Corning Museum of Glass; 2011.
Object/Material Note: 
Published in Chemical analyses of early glasses, Volume 3, by Robert H. Brill: 61154, p. 504.