American glass by American craftsmen
F-5145T, 2 sheets; microfiche only, original copy borrowed for filming.
Includes novelties, paperweights.
Cover marked: Cat. no. 731.
Unique handmade scrapbook, consisting of printed material, mimeo. prices, glossy photographs, all crudely attached to an account book. Stapled inside front cover "Student glass, preserving the art of glassblowing in America. The Pairpoint school of glassmaking" [1939-52]. Pasted in: "American glass by American craftsmen" by Gundersen-Pairpoint Glass Works . Some stapled photos headed "Gundersen masterpieces". Last 15 p. chiefly of elaborate perfume bottles with fanciful stoppers [made for Irving W. Rice & Co., Inc., N.Y.].
For a discussion of contents of this fiche, see: "Pairpoint glass" by Leonard E. Padgett.
"American glass by American craftsment" loose leaves includes the following: --
Teardrop crystal --
Twist vase and book-end vase --
Porringers for tidbits --
Functional modern --
Sunburst and firelight --
Crystal decanter --
Solid crystal bookends.