Scientific research in early Chinese glass : proceedings of the Archaeometry of Glass Sessions of the 1984 International Symposium on Glass, Beijing, September 7, 1984, with supplementary papers / edited by Robert H. Brill and John H. Martin ; symposium sponsored by TC17: The Archaeometry of Glass, a technical committee of the International Commission on Glass.

Title: 
Scientific research in early Chinese glass : proceedings of the Archaeometry of Glass Sessions of the 1984 International Symposium on Glass, Beijing, September 7, 1984, with supplementary papers / edited by Robert H. Brill and John H. Martin ; symposium sponsored by TC17: The Archaeometry of Glass, a technical committee of the International Commission on Glass.
Author/Artist: 
Brill, Robert H.
Publisher: 
Corning, N.Y. : Corning Museum of Glass, c1991.
Description: 
ix, 212 p. : ill., map ; 28 cm.
Other Authors: 
Martin, John H., 1922-2007.
International Commission on Glass. TC17: The Archaeometry of Glass.
Conference Name: 
Archaeometry of Glass Sessions (1984 : Peking, China).
International Symposium on Glass (1984 : Peking, China).
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Bib ID: 
34754
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F-13691
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"A publication of the Corning Museum of Glass."
Includes bibliographical references.
Reviewed by Robert K. Liu in Ornament, v. 16, no. 3, Spring 1993, pp. 84-85.
Reviewed by Roderick Sprague in Beads, Journal of the Society of Bead Researchers, v. 4, 1992, pp. 69-72.
Reviewed by Nick Pearce in Arts of Asia, v. 23, no. 4, July/Aug. 1993, pp. 124-127, ill.
Also available online in the Science Research database, full text.
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Contents: 
Introduction to the symposium papers / Gan Fuxi --
The early glass of China / An Jiayao --
"A glass garment" from a Western Han tomb in Jiangsu province / Cheng Zhuhai, Zhou Changyuan --
Investigations of some ancient Chinese lead glasses / Shi Meiguang ... [et al] --
Chemical analyses of some early Chinese glasses / Robert H. Brill, Stephen S. C. Tong, Doris Dohrenwend --
Lead isotope studies of early Chinese glasses / Robert H. Brill, I. Lynus Barnes, Emile C. Joel --
Similarities between ancient Chinese glasses and glasses excavated in Japanese tombs / Kazuo Yamasaki, Masayo Murozumi --
Chinese glass technology in Boshan around the 14th century / Yi Jialiang, Tu Shujin --
Analyses of some Qing period Chinese glasses: an interim report / Pamela England, James C.Y. Watt, Lambertus van Zelst --
Physical properties of early Chinese glasses / Robert H. Brill, John F. Wosinski --
A glass bi and decorated sword from Hunan province / Gao Zhixi --
Early glasses excavated in Hubei province / Hou Dejung --
A note on some lead-barium glasses from India (summary) / H. C. Bhardwaj --
An account of Qing dynasty glassmaking / Yang Boda --
Some glasses from Zhou dynasty tombs in Fufeng Country and Baoji, Shaanxi / Wang Shixiong --
Scientific studies of early glasses excavated in China / Zhang Fukang --
A compilation of lead isotope ratios of some ores from China published by Chen Yuwei, Mao Cunxiao, and Zhu Bingquan / Robert H. Brill, Margery Chen --
A Han dynasty glass spearhead from Changsha / Xiong Zhuanxin --
A preliminary study of Han dynasty glass in Guangxi / Huang Qishan --
Some glass in the Museum of Chinese History / Fan Shimin and Zhou Baozhong.
ISBN: 
0872901262
Object/Material Note: 
Includes CMGL material: 127888, p.