Seminar on Glass 1996. Tape 4 [videorecording] / The Corning Museum of Glass.

Title: 
Seminar on Glass 1996. Tape 4 [videorecording] / The Corning Museum of Glass.
Author/Artist: 
Corning Museum of Glass. Seminar on Glass (36th : 1996 : Corning, N.Y.)
Publisher: 
Corning, N.Y. : Corning Museum of Glass, 1996.
Description: 
1 videocassette (75 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
1 videodisc (75 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Authors: 
Spillman, Jane Shadel.
Brill, Robert H.
Bib ID: 
62972
Variant Title: 
Also known as: 36th annual Seminar on Glass
Lecture title: Glass along the Silk Road, by Robert Brill
Notes: 
Video is very dark.
VHS.
DVD.
Dr. Robert H. Brill begins with a history of the Silk Road (40 min.) The next 15 minutes is devoted to glass objects found along the Silk Road and in Chinese museums (Chinese and Sasanian), a glass Buddha in The British Museum, faience necklaces, etc. He also discusses potash silicate glass found elsewhere in Asia, glass found in Begram, Afghanistan, and shards from Kucha.
Filmed during the annual Seminar on Glass at The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, October 17, 1996.
Jane Spillman, Curator of American Glass, and Head of the Curatorial Department, The Corning Museum of Glass ; Dr. Robert H. Brill, Research Scientist, The Corning Museum of Glass.
Introduction by Jane Spillman.
Event Notes: 
Filmed during the annual Seminar on Glass at The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, October 17, 1996.